An inmate who jumped a fence and fled the Lomita Sheriff’s Station Sunday afternoon was later found hiding in a backyard Jacuzzi.
Detectives from internal affairs were investigating the circumstances surrounding two deputy-involved shootings that took place in Lomita.
A 28-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man in Lomita, authorities said.
A man was stabbed to death shortly after midnight Saturday in Lomita.
Residents told KCAL9’s Rachel Kim they’re dying for the funerals to move.
A state appeals court has upheld the second-degree murder conviction of a Southern California chef who claimed he cooked his wife’s body in boiling water.
Officials are calling a deputy sheriff from the Lomita station a hero for helping save the lives of an elderly couple.
Family and friends mourned the loss of a Santa Cruz police detective from the Southland who was gunned down Tuesday.
Two Santa Cruz police officers were shot and killed Tuesday, including a detective who grew up in Southern California.
Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the death of a woman who was pronounced dead at a South Bay hospital.
A judge warned a former Lomita restaurant owner convicted of second-degree murder involving the October 2009 disappearance of his wife against representing himself in court on Tuesday.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney has released the audio recording of a former Lomita restaurant owner describing to investigators how he killed his wife, then cooked her body.
A former Lomita restaurant owner and chef was convicted Thursday of second-degree murder in the death of his wife.
The case of a former Lomita restaurant owner who told sheriff’s detectives he bound his wife with duct tape, panicked when he found she was dead and “cooked” her body for four days to get rid of her remains has been given to a jury to deliberate.
A Lomita chef on trial for his wife’s murder told sheriff’s investigators that they couldn’t find his wife’s body because he had slow-cooked it for days in boiling water until little was left but her skull.