Armando Espinoza has been placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the criminal and administrative investigations.
Two UCLA graduate students are seeking legal action after university officials allegedly ignored their complaints over a professor accused of sexual misconduct.
A local FBI agent has been dismissed from the bureau after allegedly engaging in misconduct.
Attorney’s for director Roman Polanski Monday filed court papers alleging prosecutorial misconduct in an effort to get charges against him dropped.
Police Thursday were investigating an employee at a nationally ranked LAUSD magnet school.
Complaints of misconduct against a Los Angeles Unified school teacher who was convicted last year of spoon-feeding his semen to his students first surfaced over 30 years ago, according to reports Friday.
An Orange County judge ruled on Monday that prosecutors could not use statements made in jail by convicted mass killer Scott Dekraai during the penalty phase of his trial.
Senators unanimously passed AB215 on a 33-0 vote Monday. The bill by Democratic Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan of Alamo creates a separate hearing process for teachers who are charged with egregious misconduct.
A 35-year-old Panorama City man is under arrest for alleged inappropriate conduct with a student.
Michael Leach, who had worked for USC for 16 years until the age of 73, filed suit against the university after he was let go in February 2012.
The alleged sexual misconduct, said the district, was reported “by two brave students.”
The plaintiff, who is now at least 18-years-old, says Ramon Lopez was a “duly licensed school teacher on the Arroyo High School faculty” who abused her from September 2009 until April 2013.
The state Senate has passed a bill intended to speed and streamline the process for dismissing teachers accused of misconduct, despite the opinion of some that the measure should be improved, possibly next year.
The city of Torrance has filed documents denying misconduct by police officers who shot at a white surfer during a manhunt for a rogue Los Angeles former officer.
An employee at an Eagle Rock elementary school was removed and is being investigated for allegations of misconduct, district officials said Tuesday.