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.
Residents in the city of Los Angeles held a rally Tuesday against a controversial plan to expand jail services in Los Angeles County.
Prosecutors say a Florida man convicted of selling and possessing paintings stolen from a Los Angeles art gallery and tax evasion has been sentenced to 7½ years in federal prison.
A 31-year-old Corona high school teacher accused of having sexual contact with several underage male students on campus was out of jail Friday.
A 47-year-old woman was sentenced to eight days in jail for stealing a former “American Idol” contestant’s iPhone during an event at an Orange County elementary school last week.
California is a national leader in reducing the number of juvenile offenders incarcerated in state and county lockups, according to a study advocacy groups released Tuesday.
911 Caller Proclaims Innocence Despite Pleading Guilty To False Report That Led To Teen’s Death By Police
The 911 caller who falsely reported he was robbed at gunpoint in Pasadena, which led to the fatal shooting of a college student by police, is proclaiming his innocence despite entering a guilty plea in court.