Southern California Drug-Gang Crackdown Nets 21 ArrestsAuthorities say they've arrested nearly two dozen people in a crackdown on a Southern California gang believed to be involved in methamphetamine and heroin trafficking.
UPS Driver Accused of Stealing, Trafficking Guns For Illegal Street SalesAuthorities say a UPS driver stole dozens of guns from an Ontario shipping hub and provided them to an associate for sale on the street.
Gardena Man Accused Of Transporting Teen To LA For ProstitutionA Gardena man was expected in court Monday on charges of transporting a teenage Minnesota girl to Los Angeles to engage in prostitution, federal prosecutors said.
Calif. Attorney General To Lead Trip To MexicoAttorneys general from border states are planning a trip to Mexico this spring as prosecutors from the two countries fight trafficking in people, guns and drugs, among other crimes.
Local Businesses To Help Raise Awareness Of Human Trafficking Local officials announced Monday a partnership with community organizations to seek Southland residents' help in reporting human trafficking and other suspicious activity.
Board Of Supervisors To Vote On Increased Penalties For Sex Trafficking The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors were expected Tuesday to vote on a motion to increase penalties for adults convicted of soliciting sex from children.
Long Beach Man Accused Of Child Sex Trafficking With Help From His MomA Long Beach man and his mother were in federal court Thursday for allegedly working together to prostitute a local runaway when the girl was only 15 years old.
150 Pimps Arrested In Nationwide Child Trafficking BustHundreds of children have been rescued as part of a nationwide sex trafficking sting that resulted in 150 arrests, federal investigators said Monday.
Santa Ana Police Nab 20 Would-Be Johns In Undercover Prostitution Sting The Santa Ana Police Department arrested 20 men Wednesday night as part of an undercover sex sting.
Prostitution Case 1st In OC To Increase Human Trafficking PenaltiesA Los Angeles man accused of forcing a 14-year-old girl into prostitution is set to be the first defendant to be charged in Orange County with forcible human trafficking of a minor.
2 Plead Guilty To Illegal Rhino Horn Trafficking Federal prosecutors say two people have pleaded guilty to international trafficking of endangered rhinoceros horn to China and Vietnam.
Authorities Probe Drug Trafficking Scheme Involving Delta, TSA WorkersAuthorities are probing a drug trafficking scheme involving Delta Airlines and Transportation Security Administration workers in Los Angeles and Hawaii.