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LA County Sheriff: Prop. 47 A 'Significant' Reason For Increase In CrimeLos Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell says a recent change in law that makes certain drug and property crimes misdemeanors instead of felonies is a "significant" reason for an increase in county crime.
LA County Sheriff Candidates Want Paul Tanaka Out Over Federal Corruption ProbeThe fallout from the revelation that one of the leading candidates is the subject of a federal investigation was very much in evidence at a candidate forum in Porter Ranch Tuesday night.
Report: LA County Sheriff Candidate Paul Tanaka Is Subject Of Criminal InvestigationPaul Tanaka, a major candidate for Los Angeles County Sheriff, was under fire Tuesday.
Following Rescue, Trapped Hikers Cited For Engaging In Unsafe ActivitiesFour hikers who were stranded overnight in a remote area of Malibu Creek State Park were cited Sunday for engaging in unsafe recreation activities after being rescued.
OC Undersheriff Appointed Interim LA County Sheriff As Baca Prepares To RetireOrange County Undersheriff John Scott has been appointed the interim sheriff for LA County as Sheriff Lee Baca prepares to retire this week.
Elderly Female Pedestrian Killed In LakewoodA female pedestrian believed to be in her 80s was killed in Lakewood Sunday trying to cross a busy street and catch a bus, according to a LA County sheriff's lieutenant.
Ex-Beauty Queen Sues LA Sheriff's For Busting Her In The BuffA former miss Nevada is suing the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s department alleging deputies burst through her apartment last November and forced her out of her bed at gunpoint while naked.
LA County Sheriff's Sergeant Accused Of Stealing Thousands From Drug InvestigationsA sergeant with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has been arrested on suspicion of stealing thousands of dollars from drug investigations.
Sheriff's Deputy Allegedly Found Parked With Teenage Girl In San FernandoPolice say a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy was arrested early Thursday after he was found in a parked car with a 15-year-old girl at 2 a.m.
Sheriff's Detectives Seek Help Locating Missing Carson ManThe LA County Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a 23-year-old man who went missing Tuesday.
LA County Sheriff's Bloodhound Credited With Helping To Sniff Out A CriminalA Los Angeles County Sheriff bloodhound is credited with helping to sniff out a criminal.
3 Arrested And $250K In Counterfeit iPhone Parts SeizedAuthorities say three people were arrested and more than $250,000 in counterfeit iPhone parts seized in Covina, Walnut and Rowland Heights.