Mobile Crime-Fighting App Gives Police Instant Database AccessPolice officers in Los Angeles and across California will soon be using a smartphone app that can provide instant access to state and federal criminal databases.
LA Times Posts Boy Scout Files Naming Suspected Sexual AbusersThousands of previously unpublished Boy Scouts of America files that detail suspected sexual abuse by employees and volunteers have been posted to an online database by a newspaper.
New Data To Be Released On LA City Fire Response TimesOn the eve of an audit being released on Los Angeles City Fire response times, Councilman Dennis Zine met with firefighters at Station 88 in the San Fernando Valley.
4 Torrance High Sophomores Accused Of Computer Hacking, Grade TamperingA second South Bay high school has been rocked by allegations that students hacked into computer records and tampered with grades.
Report: Trade Group Revives Database To Track Porn Star STDsWhile the database will go online Friday, it will likely be at least two months before testing of performers is complete and the database is fully functional.
Most Calif. Counties Absent From Database Of Domestic Violence 'Monsters'A national database similar to those that list sexual predators is in the works, but the vast majority of California may be left out of the project.
LA City Council Votes To Back Calif. 'Long Guns' DatabaseLawmakers threw their support behind a statewide effort to require records of purchases of shotguns, rifles and other "long guns" be preserved like handgun purchase records.
AP: Abusive Southland Priests Are Living UnmonitoredCarl Sutphin was a problem priest who left ministry in the Roman Catholic church just before being charged nearly a decade ago with 14 counts of molestation for sexually abusing six children.
Cop Resigns After Allegedly Gathering Information For ConvictA rookie Los Angeles police officer resigned after allegations arose that he accessed a law enforcement database on behalf of a murder convict and reputed gang member whose sister was his longtime girlfriend, a published report said Sunday.