Los Angeles County California

LA County Supervisor Files Motion To Add Cross To County SealThe move comes almost 10 years after its redesign in 2004, when the cross and other images were removed under the threat of legal action by the ACLU.
Thousands To Join LA County Social Workers' StrikeA spokesman with the Service Employees International Union Local 721 said up to 10,000 Department of Public Social Services workers will join the strike Monday morning.
'Thousands' Expected At DCFS Strike After Contract Talks Break Down With County OfficialsLowell Goodman, spokesperson for Service Employees International Union Local 721, told CBS2 negotiators successfully reached settlements on 25 of 28 bargaining units but talks stalled on Tuesday on the remaining issues.
L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca Launches Investigation Into Questionable HiresBaca explained many of the hires were brought on board in the 90s, creating an extra challenge for the department.
Couple Charged In Beating Death Of Palmdale Boy Appear In CourtA Palmdale couple accused of beating the woman's 8-year-old son to death appeared before a judge for a pre-trial hearing Tuesday.
$10K Reward Offered For Suspect Sought In Alondra Park Carjacking, Kidnapping Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies have been searching for the suspect since July 19.
Blue Ribbon Commission Determined To Fix Problems Plaguing DCFS At First MeetingThe panel was created after the deaths of several children in the care of L.A. County.
LA Firefighter Who Trained Late Granite Mountain Hotshot Reveals Dangers Of The JobL.A. County Fire Department Engineer Roy Rodriguez said this weekend's tragedy brought back a stream of memories about the close calls he and his fellow firefighters have experienced on duty.
Family, Friends Remember 3 Orange County Firefighters Who Died In Arizona WildfireLoved ones are remembering three firefighters from Orange County who perished over the weekend in an Arizona wildfire.
LAPD Releases Surveillance Footage Of Suspect In Officer-Involved Shooting At Wilshire StationLos Angeles police are seeking the public's help in finding the gunman who ambushed two LAPD officers Tuesday morning.
DCFS Details Prior Allegations Of Abuse In Case Of Deceased 8-Year-Old Palmdale BoyGabriel Fernandez had suffered a skull fracture, several broken ribs and severe burn marks over various spots of his body before he was hospitalized last month, according to the LA County Sheriff’s Department.
LA County Park Worker Arrested For Committing Lewd Acts On ChildrenSixty-two-year-old Donald Johnson was taken into custody Wednesday after a fellow park employee found a SIM card from a cell phone at the Ted Watkins Memorial Park near Watts, where Johnson has worked for four decades.