Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
A man who authorities suspect in a slaying earlier this month, and who barricaded himself in a Santa Monica apartment for several hours Saturday afternoon, is being held on $1 million bond.
A background investigator is suing the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, alleging he was retaliated against and forced to go on medical leave for refusing to falsify documents and to campaign the former undersheriff.
The man who was found dead after a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department SWAT team tear gas shot tear gas into a Lancaster home, and a fire broke out, has been identified as a 35-year-old convicted felon.
A bomb-detecting K9 officer and veteran of the war in Afghanistan was euthanized after being diagnosed with terminal intestinal cancer, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s officials said Thursday.
Several teenagers, who used white bandanas to conceal their identities, spray-painted more than three dozen locations at Palmdale High School with graffiti late Saturday night, authorities said.
A man has died and a second was wounded when shots were fired inside a home in Norwalk, authorities said.
Crime in Los Angeles County was down overall in 2014, according to crime data released Wednesday by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Numerous small fires were reported at the Men’s Central Jail on Sunday evening, authorities said.
Authorities are looking for a 79-year-old man who suffered from Alzheimer’s disease and other conditions and has been missing since Friday afternoon.
Deputies spread holiday cheer Tuesday by delivering toys to children in East Los Angeles.
The nation’s largest sheriff’s department agreed to federal court oversight and will adopt a new use-of-force policy to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by jail inmates who said they were beaten by guards.
A Los Angeles County motorcycle deputy was injured Wednesday morning in a crash on Topanga Canyon Road.
The county’s Board of Supervisors approved the creation of a civilian oversight commission for the Sheriff’s Department Tuesday.
A federal judge has given initial approval to an agreement that requires the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department to improve conditions in its jails for inmates using wheelchairs and others with impaired mobility.
An apparent drug lab was busted on Saturday night in Palmdale, but not before four people, including three Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies, became ill.