Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

LA County Considers Following City's Lead In Raising Minimum Wage To $15 An HourL.A. County Supervisors will consider raising the minimum wage in the county to $15 an hour.
$25,000 Reward Offered In Hunt For Long Beach Infant's KillerThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a $25,000 reward in the search for the killer of a 3-week-old infant
Yaroslavsky Retires After 40-Year Political CareerAfter 40 years on the Los Angeles City Council and then Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Zev Yaroslavsky is retiring.
Lawmakers Approve $125M In Funding For LACMA's New BuildingThe L.A. County Board of Supervisors Wednesday approved $125 million toward the project. It's part of a major push to revitalize what Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky calls the "living room of Los Angeles."
LA County Officials OK $2 Billion Jail PlanCounty supervisors have approved a nearly $2 billion plan to tear down and rebuild the Men's Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles and also build a new women's facility.
$20K Reward Offered To Find Man Who Escaped From Downtown LA JailThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man who escaped from a downtown Los Angeles jail earlier this month.
LA County Task Force To Recommend Closure Of Vernon Battery Recycling Plant Los Angeles County is creating a task force to recommend ways of closing a battery recycling plant after elevated lead levels were found in the soil at 39 surrounding homes and a school.
ACLU Sues Supervisors Over Cross Returned To LA County SealThe American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Southern California is challenging a decision by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors to restore a cross to the county's official seal.
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.
Bobby Shriver Running For LA County Supervisor SeatBobby Shriver, the nephew of President John F. Kennedy, is running for the supervisor of Los Angeles County's Third District.
$10K Reward To Be Offered In Sex Assault Of Girl In Palmdale Denny’s RestroomThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is expected to offer a $10,000 reward to find the man who sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl at a Denny’s restaurant in Palmdale.
Sheriff’s Department Admits To Employing Deputies With Questionable BackgroundsThe Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Tuesday admitted to employing as many as 80 deputies with questionable backgrounds.