Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s detectives on Thursday arrested a man in connection with the death of a 31-year-old Monrovia woman whose body was bound in her car in June, authorities said. The man is the ex-boyfriend of the victim.
A 44-year-old El Monte man who became unresponsive and then died after being handcuffed by police on Saturday for allegedly stealing an American flag and a flagpole in Irwindale was identified on Thursday as Oscar Ruiz.
A retired Los Angeles County sheriff’s captain charged with obstructing a federal probe into corruption in the county jails will plead guilty Wednesday to a lesser charge.
William Carey, the retired Los Angeles County sheriff’s captain whose job was to root out misconduct, has agreed to plea guilty in a sweeping corruption case.
A couple has been arrested after a laser was allegedly pointed at a Los Angeles County sheriff’s helicopter during a training exercise.
Authorities say two people accused of aiming a laser pointer at a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s helicopter have been arrested.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s homicide detectives were investigating the scene of a Maywood shooting on Friday afternoon.
Following up on a tip, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s detectives and personnel from the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office were digging for human remains in the backyard of a residential home in the San Gabriel Valley on Thursday.
Sheila Brown, a senior deputy at the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, says women should not shy away from seeking and securing mutually-benefiting jobs in law enforcement.
Two men who led officials on a brief car chase and exchanged gunfire with sheriff’s deputies on Friday night in Compton have been arrested.
A recent change in California law making certain drug and property crimes misdemeanors instead of felonies played “a significant role” in the rising crime rate in Los Angeles County and has taken away the incentive for addicts to seek treatment, Sheriff Jim McDonnell said Thursday.
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the sudden and suspicious death of a woman who was found dead in her car, days after she had disappeared.
Three individuals claiming to be part of the “Masonic Fraternal Police Department” and descendants of the “Knights Templar” have been arrested for impersonating peace officers.
A bicyclist was struck and killed early Sunday morning by a motorist who then struck a utility pole on Del Amo Boulevard in Lakewood, authorities said.
The Los Angeles County coroner’s office identified a man who shot and killed himself at the Universal Studios theme park on Friday afternoon as a Fullerton resident.