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.
Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies and California Highway patrol officers shut down an illegal street race at 190th and Figueroa streets early Saturday morning, the latest example of a growing problem in several Southland communities.
A former sheriff’s deputy was sentenced Tuesday to community service and probation for receiving bribes in exchange for fixing traffic tickets, officials from the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said.
Shirley Mitchell suffers from dementia and authorities said she is easily confused.
The driver whose shooting death precipitated a a multi-vehicle crash on East Garvey Avenue on Tuesday has been identified by the Los Angeles County coroner’s office.
Deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will soon begin training on what officials say is the world’s most realistic use-of-force training simulator.
A $30,000 reward was offered Monday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for murdering a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Security Officer.
An early morning crash killed at least one person Saturday at the intersection of Avenue S and Sierra Highway in the south end of Palmdale, authorities said.