Violence among inmates at jails in Los Angeles County and across California has soared since the start of a statewide prison alignment plan, according to a new report.
Authorities say a man has been killed in an overnight shooting in the city of Orange.
More than 200 people gathered in Pomona Sunday for a day of prayer that is hoping to stem gun violence in that community.
Authorities Sunday were searching for leads in a deadly shooting inside of a carport.
Authorities Sunday said a homeless man in his mid-40s was stabbed to death on a downtown street and a suspect was in custody.
A second fatal shooting in more than a week has been reported along Western Avenue in the unincorporated area of Westmont.
Police said a march protesting the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin turned violent in San Bernardino Thursday night.
Southland lawmakers and other public officials Monday took part in a forum on gun violence in response to last month’s shootings at Santa Monica College.
One person was killed and four others were injured as violence erupted at a family gathering to celebrate the christening and First Holy Communion of two sisters.
Authorities and school administrators said Monday that a threat against a Stevenson Ranch high school was unsubstantiated.
Authorities are holding a 17-year-old boy for the shooting death of another 17-year-old in Panorama City.
One teen is critical and two others wounded after they were shot in a drive-by in Los Angeles Saturday evening.
The Fontana Unified School District Police Department purchased 14 AR-15 assault weapons to protect students in response to recent shootings across the country, but some school leaders and citizens think it’s a step in the wrong direction.
Following a deadly shooting and a police chase that ended with two innocent people –including an 11-year-old boy — losing their lives, community and religious leaders Sunday asked for an end of violence in Pasadena.
The nation’s largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer “waiting in the wings.”