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.
Police pursued a 23-year-old rape suspect from Temecula to Barstow — about 100 miles — before arresting him Saturday.
KNX 1070’s investigative reporter Charles Feldman reports the county sheriff’s department has confirmed that it did investigate Mark Berndt in 1994.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff is asking for the public’s help identifying a man who allegedly molested an 11-year-old girl while standing in line at a Ross Dress For Less department store.
Violent crime dropped 13.8 percent in Los Angeles County last year, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.