Ventura County has passed a law requiring actors in porn films to wear condoms during production, the Ventura County Star reported.
Los Angeles County’s top health official says free meningococcal vaccines will be offered to low-income and uninsured residents following a recent death in West Hollywood.
Fire officials are urging residents in the Southland to use the anniversary of the Tokyo earthquake and tsunami to prepare for the next major disaster here at home.
Gas prices in Los Angeles County are now the highest in the state with the average price for a gallon at $4.28.
At least one person died on a Los Angeles County roadway during the New Year’s holiday, even though the California Highway Patrol reported no traffic fatalities between Friday and Jan. 1.
Illegal social networking parties are on the rise around the Southland.
Los Angeles County will bury the remains of 1,656 people in a mass grave Wednesday.
Red flag warnings are expected to go into effect on Monday for parts of the Southland as a result of a combination hot temperatures and low humidity.
Health officials have confirmed the year’s first known human case of West Nile in Los Angeles County.
Authorities say a 15-month-old girl was saved Friday night when sheriff’s deputies kept her from choking on food at Bonelli Park in San Dimas.
Powerful winds moved into Southern California Tuesday night, leading to warnings in the mountains and deserts and causing some damage.
Prosecutors have charged a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy with sex crimes against a girl he met through the Explorer program for youth interested in law enforcement careers.
Congressman Brad Sherman (D – Sherman Oaks) has uncovered more than 4,000 taxpayers in LA County who are owed checks from the IRS.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County fell Sunday for the 10th consecutive day, dropping 1.1 cents to $3.784.
An illicit drug trade is thriving at Los Angeles County jails, helped in part by crooked guards who deliver contraband to inmates.