Los Angeles County Sheriff
A former Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department commander will challenge Sheriff Lee Baca in the 2014 election.
Authorities say a fight between two brothers in Long Beach led to a deadly stabbing.
Four Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies were injured early Friday morning after their patrol car crashed into a power pole in East Los Angeles.
The fatal shooting of a man was under investigation in South Los Angeles early Monday morning, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.
Singer Justin Bieber was under investigation Tuesday for allegedly driving recklessly inside his exclusive gated community.
The 31-year-old son of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was found dead at his Malibu home Tuesday.
Authorities say a Sheriff’s Department patrol car has struck and killed a pedestrian in San Bernardino County.
A 6-month-old boy hospitalized in Long Beach with what police called suspicious injuries has died.
Authorities are investigating the death of a 54-year-old man who had to be rescued from underneath a Metro Red Line train at the North Hollywood station.
Los Angeles County Undersheriff Paul Tanaka has to face some tough questions concerning the abuse of inmates by deputies in the county jails.
Allegations and litigation continue to dog Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca, who has acknowledged being out of touch about problems in his jails and failing to reform his massive department that oversees the largest county jail system in the nation.
A Los Angeles sheriff’s deputy pleaded no contest Monday to smuggling drugs inside a burrito into a courthouse lockup.
The Men’s Central Jail, which has been long plagued by allegations of violence and abuse against inmates, could be closed by next year by releasing thousands of low-risk offenders into community supervision programs and upgrading existing facilities elsewhere.
A breakdown of communication between sheriff’s deputies and the Los Angeles County coroner’s office led to problems handling the remains of a woman who disappeared after her release from police custody, according to a report released Wednesday.
A woman was severely beaten and another slashed on her wrist in a 2 a.m. brawl outside a Carson bar involving a dozen women, a Los Angeles County sheriff’s lieutenant said.