A special burglary task force nabbed a ring of burglars, who police said had targeted expensive neighborhoods across Southern California.
Authorities say a convicted murderer made famous for having a murder scene tattooed on his chest received unemployment benefits while he was in Los Angeles County jail.
A man who had been on the run for more than a decade has arrived in Southern California from Mexico to face charges in the fatal shootings of four people, including two gang leaders.
Officials announced Wednesday that they had three suspects in custody for the Christmas night murder of an innocent woman gunned down in front of her 3-year-old daughter.
Federal prosecutors have arrested 10 gang members and associates for allegedly selling methamphetamine and firearms.
Sheriff’s deputies busting a chop shop at a man’s residence in Perris Tuesday, shot and killed the man’s dog after it attacked a K-9 officer.
Police Thursday searched for suspects after a boy, 15, was shot in the leg in an apparent gang-related attack outside an elementary school in Pomona.
An 18-month-long investigation of extortion and narcotics trafficking in the area east of Los Angeles International Airport ends in the arrests of nearly two dozen suspects.
Two Garden Grove gang members will likely spend the rest of their lives in prison for gunning down a rival and his girlfriend in Garden Grove in 2007.
A standoff with officers over financial disclosure forms won’t affect the department’s response ability, according to LAPD Chief Charlie Beck.
Dozens of Los Angeles gang officers across the city are quitting their assignments over a requirement to reveal details of their personal finances under strict anti-corruption rules.
Authorities said a 16-year-old boy was killed Wednesday in an apparent gang- related shooting in an unincorporated area near Compton.
About 50 people were arrested Thursday as part of a crackdown on white-supremacist gangs in Orange County.
Hundreds of agents and officers are sweeping through Los Angeles and Riverside counties to arrest people accused of supplying street gangs with drugs and guns.
The Youth Promise Act would dole out money to organizations promising to hire gang members, but Republicans are unlikely to approve of another spending initiative.