Trial has begun for a reputed gang member accused of gunning down a 5-year-old boy as he played in his South Los Angeles backyard on Halloween day in 2010.
Two gang members were sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole stemming from the 2006 shooting death of a young Inglewood mother.
Two Latino men suspected of being in a gang have been arrested for allegedly directing a series of hate crimes against an African-American family in Compton.
Police in Moreno Valley have arrested a suspect in an alleged sexual assault that occurred Thursday about 9 p.m.
Federal prosecutors say two men who orchestrated an elaborate identity theft ring from behind bars will each stay there to serve new 25-year sentences.
Three reputed members of the Rollin’ 40s Crips have been charged Friday with robbing a Bank of America branch in Canyon Country, then leading sheriff’s deputies on a wild chase while throwing the stolen money out onto the streets of South Los Angeles.
A multi-agency, anti-gang effort has rounded up dozens of people throughout Orange County.
Several Los Angeles-area gang members are among eight people indicted on sex trafficking charges for allegedly prostituting teen girls, the Department of Justice announced Thursday.
Authorities say a wheelchair-bound man was fatally shot after suspects vandalized his Inglewood home early Sunday morning.
A jewelry store robbery was thwarted by an unarmed sign waver who warned the owners not to buzz the suspects in.
A murdered youth pastor was remembered by friends with praise and music Thursday night in Compton.
Prosecutors say two San Diego gang members have been handed lengthy sentences for their roles in the armed robberies of two Orange County jewelry stores in 2009.
A pair of teenage boys have been arrested in connection with the 2010 killing of an Irvine man in downtown Santa Ana.
A 21-year-old man was convicted today of murder for shooting a Pico Rivera woman to death after she interrupted a gang member spraying graffiti near her home, but the jury acquitted his two co-defendants.
Police believe gang members drove up and shot a 17-year-old boy dead while he was tagging a freeway overpass early Sunday.