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.
A new report on proposed guidelines to implementing marijuana legalization in California may be changing the views of one of the state’s most high-profile pot advocates.
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Attorney Matthew Pappas filed the lawsuit in federal court Monday against the city, Mayor Miguel Pulido and nearly a dozen other employees.
California took the first step Thursday to regulate its nearly 20-year-old medical marijuana industry, one that lawmakers said currently resembles something out of the “wild, wild West.”
Police say a commercial building in Sun Valley where a fire erupted Thursday was a marijuana grow house.
After Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer claimed to have closed a large number of pot shops in the city, CBS2 investigative reporter David Goldstein found that dozens of them have reopened to defy the law once again.
When troopers searched the bus, they found five rocks that tested positive for meth, as well as a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Police said they found irrigation systems and drying bins throughout the home.
A 31-year-old man shot and killed by police in Anaheim had been arrested a day earlier after running from authorities and crashing his truck into a construction site, police said Sunday.
A man was arrested and hundreds of marijuana plants were seized Thursday from a Torrance business specializing in customizing cars, police said.
Three Mexican nationals face federal drug trafficking charges after being arrested Sunday in a marijuana-laden panga in the Channel Islands.
Officials Wednesday were investigating the link between a fire at a Rosemead apartment complex and a possible “honey oil” marijuana lab found on the premises.
A security guard working outside an illegal pot shop in San Bernardino was shot several times and killed on Monday night.
Pending regulatory approval, those participating could be among a few dozen allowed to legally operate in the city – a first for Orange County after Sana Ana voters overwhelmingly passed Measure BB last year.