The anger of some Southern California Edison ratepayers about the deal that led to them being stuck with a $3.3 billion bill, 70 percent of what it will cost to shut down the defunct San Onofre nuclear power plant in San Clemente, may have sparked an investigation that now appears to be heating up.
Investigators served search warrants at around two dozen locations across the Southland Tuesday targeting maternity tourism schemes, authorities said.
Authorities Tuesday served nine search warrants in connection with an investigation into an identity theft ring in Glendale.
A Los Angeles Police Department SWAT team arrested at least seven people Friday morning on suspicion of drug offenses in South Los Angeles.
Sheriff’s deputies raided marijuana-growing operations at two locations in Lancaster Tuesday, and in the process shot at a dog that attacked one of the deputies.
Authorities say seven massage parlors in one Costa Mesa business complex are accused of being fronts for prostitution.