A former state lawmaker who worked for the Los Angeles County Probation Department was the latest official on Monday to be arrested as part of a yearlong internal review into charges of alleged staff misconduct in the department.
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.
Two former and two current screeners at LAX were charged with taking cash payments to allow large shipments of drugs through security.
Federal officials said Monday a Southland toy maker has laundered millions of dollars in Mexican and Columbian drug money.
A parolee dubbed the “Puffy Coat Bandit” has been indicted by a federal grand jury for seven bank heists in Southern California.
A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy used a bean-and-cheese burrito to smuggle heroin into a courthouse lockup, according to a grand jury indictment.
Catherine Kieu, the Garden Grove woman accused of slicing off her estranged husband’s penis and tossing it in a garbage disposal, was indicted Thursday on torture and other charges.
Has an unlikely alliance between a Islamic terrorist group and a Mexican drug cartel brought the Middle East to California’s doorstep?
Two Van Nuys men pleaded not guilty Friday to murder and conspiracy charges in a grand jury indictment stemming from the November 2009 shooting death of a Granada Hills man over an insulting message.
The man authorities believe is responsible for the so-called “Grim Sleeper” serial killings of nearly a dozen girls and women over a 22-year span has been indicted by a grand jury on murder charges.