A bill signed into law by California Governor Jerry Brown will require parents and/or guardians to be notified when their children are added to a statewide gang database.
Democratic lawmakers on key policy committees say they want to limit California’s practice of keeping hundreds of inmates in solitary confinement for years.
Hundreds of Orange County gang members have been arrested in a joint task force operation, authorities said Tuesday.
Authorities have arrested an admitted gang member in the shooting death of a 6-year-old girl gunned down outside of a family party in Moreno Valley.
Dozens of suspected members and associates of a notorious South Los Angeles gang were behind bars Thursday on drug and conspiracy charges following a series of multi-agency raids.
Two San Fernando Valley men faced robbery charges Tuesday after they allegedly held a man at gunpoint and stole an iPhone during a meeting set up through Craigslist.
A nine-month-old abandoned puppy with gang writing tattooed on his belly is looking for a home.
Authorities Wednesday released a composite sketch of a suspect they said shot a man in the head on the 110 Freeway.
Jose Francisco Nuno pleaded guilty Wednesday to five felony counts of assault with a deadly weapon or force likely to produce great bodily injury.
Two people were arrested and a third suspect remained at large Monday in connection with the murder of a Gardena man, according to Redondo Beach Police.
Police responded the scene after reports of shots fired in the 1500 block of Michigan Avenue around 8:15 a.m. Tuesday, when a suspect allegedly walked up to two men and began shooting before fleeing in a vehicle.
A joint investigation targeting criminal street gangs in more than a dozen separate locations in the East Los Angeles area resulted in several arrests, authorities said Wednesday.
Authorities are releasing surveillance video hoping that someone in the public can identify a murderer.
A judge found sufficient evidence Thursday to order two people to stand trial for the fatal shooting of a Compton youth minister last June.
One teen is critical and two others wounded after they were shot in a drive-by in Los Angeles Saturday evening.