Violence among inmates at jails in Los Angeles County and across California has soared since the start of a statewide prison alignment plan, according to a new report.
A former Marine accused of murder in the deaths of four homeless men, a woman and her son has died at a California hospital after falling ill in his jail cell.
A former Garden Grove police officer who was convicted of sexually assaulting three women was sentenced Friday to 12 years in prison.
The Orange County Board of Supervisors was expected to vote Tuesday on an ordinance that would fine and potentially jail parents who knowingly allow alcohol to be served to kids at their homes.
Dr. Conrad Murray Released From Jail After Serving 2 Years For Manslaughter In Michael Jackson’s Death
Dr. Conrad Murray was released from Los Angeles County Jail early Monday morning after serving two years for manslaughter in the death of pop-star Michael Jackson.
A Riverside woman who has been imprisoned for 19 years, will soon have her first taste of freedom in nearly two decades.
Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner was booked into jail and then released on charges of false imprisonment and battery.
A Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors vote on the creation of a permanent civilian oversight commission for the sheriff’s department was postponed Tuesday.
Joe Francis, the creator of the “Girls Gone Wild” video series, was sentenced to jail Tuesday for assaulting a woman at his Bel Air mansion in 2011.
A 58-year-old doctor was sentenced Monday for sexually exploiting female patients in a Los Angeles exam room.
The hacker who leaked Lady Gaga’s new single “Applause” before its Aug. 19 release date will probably be going to jail, according to the pop star.
Chris Brown is having a difficult year and as he’s done in the past, has taken to Twitter to voice his gripes.
A man who had reportedly been arrested in four different states since 2002 was in custody Monday on suspicion of running down a dozen people along the Venice Beach boardwalk, including an Italian tourist on her honeymoon.
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to delay a court order for California to release nearly 10,000 inmates by year’s end to improve conditions in state prisons.
A former California assemblyman and probation official who concocted an identity theft scheme to avoid paying his debts was sentenced Monday to a day in jail and a year of home confinement.