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Hang Glider, 59, Found Dead Near SylmarHis name was withheld until his next of kin could be notified.
Anthem Blue Cross Sued For Denying Hospital Stay Benefits To Incapacitated LA Sheriff's SergeantThe wife of an incapacitated sheriff’s sergeant is suing Anthem Blue Cross for denying him more than $1 million in hospital stay benefit coverage after he did not awaken from anesthesia following surgery.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Employees Honored For Heroic ActionsDozens of Sheriff’s department employees and a U.S. Forest Service firefighter were honored Wednesday for heroic actions that saved the lives of others.
3-Vehicle Crash In Lancaster Injures 7A three-vehicle crash left seven people injured, three of them critically, at Challenger Way and Avenue J-8 in Lancaster, authorities said.
LA County Sheriff's Deputy Awarded Medal Of ValorA Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy was given the Medal of Valor by Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday for saving a teenager from drowning.
Suspect At Large After Woman Is Fatally Shot In ComptonAuthorities say a murder suspect is at large following the fatal shooting of a woman in Compton.
McDonnell Sworn In As 32nd Sheriff Of LA CountyJim McDonnell Monday was sworn in as head of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Phone Scam Originating In LA Targeting People NationwideA months-old phone scam that originated in Los Angeles is now targeting people across the country.
Jim McDonnell The First Outsider To Be Elected LA County Sheriff In 100 YearsVoters again chose Long Beach police Chief Jim McDonnell to serve as Los Angeles County’s next sheriff in Tuesday’s runoff election against retired Undersheriff and Gardena Mayor Paul Tanaka.
Jim McDonnell, Paul Tanaka To Square Off In Tuesday's Runoff ElectionInterim Los Angeles County Sheriff John Scott threw his support behind Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell to take over as sheriff.
Stephen Collins Under Investigation In 1983 Crime Involving Girl, 13The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department confirmed Wednesday that it is investigating actor Stephen Collins for a crime against a 13-year-old girl 31 years ago.
1 Wounded In East LA Deputy-Involved Shooting A deputy-involved shooting was under investigation Wednesday in East Los Angeles.