Coroner Orders Inquest Into Shooting Death Of Andres GuardadoLos Angeles County will conduct an inquest into the death of 18-year-old Andres Guardado, who was shot and killed June 18 by an L.A. County sheriff's deputy.
LA Sheriff Alex Villanueva Says Calls For His Resignation From Local Officials Are 'Downright Un-American'Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva says calls for him to step down are "downright un-American" and has signaled he would not honor a subpoena from local officials.
'Administrative Incompetence': Sheriff Villanueva Slams Inspector General Max Huntsman Over Allegations He Was Excluded From Dijon Kizzee AutopsyAccording to the sheriff, permission to be present at an autopsy is granted by the Los Angeles County Department of the Medical Examiner-Coroner and not the investigative agency.
Family Of Andres Guardado Files Wrongful Death Suit, County Supervisors Call For InquestThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors have asked for the coroner to conduct an inquest into the death of 18-year-old Andres Guardado, who was fatally shot by a L.A. County sheriff's deputy June 18, just one day after the family filed a wrongful death lawsuit in the teen's death.
3 Protesters Arrested Outside Home Of Deputy Involved In Death Of Andres GuardadoThree protesters were arrested outside the Covina home of a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy involved in the shooting death of 18-year-old Andres Guardado.
Protesters Demonstrate Outside Alleged Home Of LASD Deputy Who Shot, Killed Andres GuardadoThe Thursday night protest was declared an unlawful assembly and the protesters left the scene.
LA Hotel Workers Union, ACLU SoCal, BLM-LA Call For Sheriff Villanueva To ResignThe groups will officially launch their #AdiosVillanueva campaign Thursday outside of the Hall of Justice as they call for the sheriff's immediate resignation.
Dozens Of Protesters Call For Arrest Of Deputy Who Shot, Killed 18-Year-Old Andres GuardadoDozens of protesters gathered in Compton on Sunday to call for the arrest of the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department deputy who shot and killed 18-year-old Andres Guardado last month.
FBI To Review Evidence In Fatal Shooting Of Andres Guardado"FBI Los Angeles is aware of the death of Andres Guardado, and will review all available evidence to determine what federal response is warranted," the bureau said in a statement.
LA Coroner Defies Sheriff, Releases Andres Guardado Autopsy ResultsThe report echoed the results of an independent autopsy which was released by the family of Andres Guardado earlier this week and determined that he was shot in the back five times.
Attorneys Allege Deputy Present During Fatal Shooting Of Andres Guardado Is Member Of LASD GangThe accusations were made against deputy Christopher Hernandez, who did not fire his weapon in the June 18 shooting.
Independent Autopsy Reveals Andres Guardado Shot In The Back 5 Times By DeputiesThe 18-year-old was working as an informal security guard in Gardena when he was shot and killed. A gun was recovered at the scene.
Family Of Andres Guardado Demands Authorities Release Autopsy ResultsDeputies claim a loaded, unregistered gun was recovered at the scene. However, Guardado’s family has repeatedly disputed the claim that he was armed.
Gardena, Compton Communities Unite On Behalf Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot And Killed By LASDNearly two weeks after 18-year-old Andres Guardado was shot and killed by an LASD deputy, the local community is coming together in his honor.
Only On: Villanueva Talks Fatal Shooting, Body Cameras, Ongoing Feud With Board Of SupervisorsSheriff Alex Villanueva said he did not believe that the deputy was "troubled," and that the timeline of the investigation was not due to a conspiracy, but rather due to the nature of the process.