Sgt. Armando Hernandez of the Carson station said it was unclear what led to the violence.
Officials said the suspect pulled out a large pair of scissors while they were trying to apprehend him.
A large pit bull immediately charged at the deputy.
After barricading himself inside the home, police said the man was found dead hours later, apparently by his own hand.
Deputies with the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station responded to a call regarding people fighting early Sunday morning and discovered a male victim with stab wounds.
Officials said a man was found dead Sunday in La Mirada.
The family of a man who collapsed and died soon after sheriff’s deputies pulled him out of his car and handcuffed him wants an investigation into the actions of officers who are seen on a YouTube video of the encounter.
An inmate on California’s death row for the 1997 killing of two Riverside County sheriff’s deputies has died at San Quentin State Prison.
Detectives Monday were investigating the death of a 5-month-old boy in Carson.
A man was taken into custody Monday afternoon after making threats on social media against Antelope Valley College in Lancaster.
Authorities said a suspected carjacker has died following a struggle with sheriff’s deputies in Perris.
A Santa Clarita-area parolee was taken into custody after a routine parole visit apparently went awry, according to reports Tuesday.
A small marmoset monkey was rescued from a Thousand Palms home Friday evening during a narcotics bust.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s are asking the public to help them find a hit-and-run driver who injured two people on Friday night along the Pacific Coast Highway.
An Orange County sheriff’s deputy saved a 49-year-old man from a burning car last Thursday in Yorba Linda—and it was all captured on camera.