In a controversial move, Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens Thursday reacted to the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals opinion, and loosened requirements for obtaining a concealed weapons permit.
The inconvenience is bad enough. The timing is worse.
Classes were canceled Friday at Temple City High School after authorities received a bomb threat.
One man was killed and another wounded Saturday in a shooting in Hawaiian Gardens.
Sixty-two-year-old Donald Johnson was taken into custody Wednesday after a fellow park employee found a SIM card from a cell phone at the Ted Watkins Memorial Park near Watts, where Johnson has worked for four decades.
Authorities in Yucaipa are looking for a suspect they say opened fire on a Sheriff’s deputy Friday morning.
Celebrities have long contended with the occasional downsides of stardom — tabloid scandals, stalkers, box office bombs, the paparazzi. Now, add “swatting” to the list — a prank that sends police charging to the gates of stars’ homes on false reports of gunmen, hostages or other crimes in progress.
Detectives are investigating the death of a 24-year-old woman who was fatally shot in an exclusive Orange County neighborhood Friday morning.
Riverside County Sheriff’s are actively trying to recover a handgun they say was stolen Friday evening from a patrol car.
The Orange County sheriff’s department says the district attorney’s office will investigate the death of a 49-year-old man in custody.
A 51-year-old man was arrested early Friday morning after authorities say he aimed a laser at a Orange County Sheriff’s Department helicopter.
A grenade was found Sunday at a park in Palos Verdes Estates, sheriff’s officials said.
The ruling — which some are calling unusual — could leave Sheriff Lee Baca or any other top-ranking official subject to civil lawsuits.
Investigators want to talk to three men in connection with the murder of 15-year-old Brenda Sierra in October of 2002.
Authorities say they’ve arrested one of their own for trying to distribute cocaine in Men’s Central Jail.