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10 County Jail Personnel Relieved Of Duty Pending Investigation Into Inmate Abuse Allegations

The investigation into this incident is ongoing and will be thorough. It will not only focus on employee actions, but also on corrective policies and procedures,” said Sheriff Jim McDonnell.

07/11/2015

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$10K Reward Offered For Suspect Who Beat WeHo Man In May

Kirk Doffing, an accountant, was punched in the face — three to four times — by one of three assailants.

07/08/2015

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3,400 Guns To Be Melted Down And Turned Into Construction Materials Monday

The Gun Melt is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Gerdau Steel Mill in Rancho Cucamonga.

07/04/2015

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Canyon Country Man, 47, Charged With Killing 74-Year-Old Father Inside Their Home

Sean Matthias Miller faces one count of murder.

06/18/2015

Lawyer Olu Orange says a videotape proves an LA County Sheriff's Deputy perjured himself and filed a false arrest report regarding his client Christopher Gray. (credit: Olu Orange)

LA County Sheriff’s Deputy Faces Jail Time After Allegedly Filing False Report, Committing Perjury

If convicted, he faces up to four years and eight months in jail.

06/10/2015

Dentist Mohammed Kader, 51, of Cypress is accused of lewd acts on two minor patients. (credit: LA County Sheriff's Dept.) (Editor's note: The video for this story has been removed because it included images of another dentist’s office in Compton, not Kader’s office.)

Dentist, 51, Accused Of Committing Lewd Acts On Minor Patients

Two female minors, ages 12 and 17, reported to their parents that while they were seated in Dr. Kader’s examination chair, he kissed them on their lips.

05/08/2015

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Dozens Arrested In South LA Street Racing Bust

Dozens of people were arrested early Monday morning in a street racing bust in South Los Angeles.

04/20/2015

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Rap Mogul Suge Knight Expected To Post $2M Bail Monday

Knight, who has been jailed since surrendering to Los Angeles police Friday morning, is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday on murder charges.

02/01/2015

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Man Fatally Shot In Azusa During Possible Robbery

Detectives with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are investigating the shooting death of a man in Azusa.

01/16/2015

Marvin Leo Vital has been missing for a week. (credit: LA County Sheriff's Dept.)

‘Easily Confused’ Man Missing In Marina Del Rey Area

Marvin Leo Vital, a resident of Los Angeles County, was last seen at the Union Bank in Marina Del Rey on Sepulveda Boulevard on December 24.

12/31/2014

Timothy Mitchell (left) and Bruce Ryder (right) were killed New Year's Eve during a storm in the Avalon Harbor.

2 Killed After High Winds Toss Boats In Avalon Harbor

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department detectives Wednesday were investigating two deaths in the Avalon Harbor.

12/31/2014

Francisco Mazzola is missing. (LA County Sheriff's Dept.)

Public’s Help Sought To Find Missing 79-Year-Old Man

Francisco Mazzola was last seen Friday around 10 p.m. at a residence in the 8700 block of Shoreham Drive in West Hollywood.

06/01/2014

Sheriff’s Deputy To Be Honored After Fatally Shooting Man Who Shot Partner

A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy will be presented with the highest honor for bravery bestowed by the U.S. Attorney’s Office on Tuesday after fighting with and fatally shooting a suspect who had just shot his partner.

03/31/2014

Sexual assault suspect Terrence Tekoh. (credit: LA Sheriff's Dept.)

Nursing Attendant Accused Of Sexual Assault At Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center

A 25-year-old nursing attendant has been accused of sexually assaulting a patient at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center earlier this week.

CBS Los Angeles–03/20/2014

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Man, 30, Shot And Wounded In Compton

Officials said a 30-year-old man was shot and wounded Sunday in Compton.

11/17/2013

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