Hundreds of high school students in Inglewood have joined hip hop pioneer Russell Simmons in pledging to promote peace and reduce violence in their lives and communities.
The groups hoped that a dialog between the police and the black community could help calm tensions.
The deputies found a woman at the wheel, but she was unresponsive and showed signs of injury, he said.
In a 911 call released Tuesday, Daniel Crespo Jr. tells a police dispatcher that his father had hurt him and was lying on the floor dying.
Los Angeles Chief of Police Charlie Beck and City Attorney Mike Feuer are teaming up on a campaign to help curb domestic violence.
Officials with the University of California have created a task force to tackle the issue of sexual abuse throughout its 10-campus system.
L.A. City Attorney Mike Feuer is teaming up with Manhattan’s city attorney to rally prosecutors across the country in a unique coalition to curb gun violence.
Two suspects were arrested after an exchange of at least two different exchanges of gunfire stemming from the same Pomona house party, police said.
Police Tuesday said two teen boys were “willing to die” in their plot to kill staff and students at South Pasadena High School.
The father of a student killed during the recent rampage near the campus of UCSB, has teamed up with victims of gun violence and their proponents to fight for stricter gun control legislation.
Oil industry analysts are warning a brewing civil war between Islamic militants in Iraq could potentially send gas prices soaring here in the Southland.
The state Senate on Thursday approved legislation requiring California colleges and universities to adopt anti-sexual assault policies that include a written standard for personal consent.
Sgt. Armando Hernandez of the Carson station said it was unclear what led to the violence.
Los Angeles’ mayor and chief of police both put on their blue jeans Wednesday to help raise awareness and change public attitudes about sexual violence.
Huntington Beach leaders are ready to quash recent violence and crime in the city.