Supes Reject Plan To Establish Oversight Panel For Sheriff's Department Los Angeles County officials Tuesday rejected a plan to create a permanent civilian panel to oversee the Sheriff's Department.
Civilian Oversight Committee To Review Deputy-Involved Shootings Officials reportedly are calling on a civilian oversight committee to assist the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department as they investigate how deputies could have accidentally shot hostages during two separate standoffs in the last four months.
USC, Occidental Under Investigation For Handling Of Sexual Abuse ComplaintsUSC and Occidental College were named among 55 colleges and universities currently under investigation, federal officials announced Thursday.
Report: Leadership Overhaul, EMS Changes Key To LAFD ReformA new report says more job stability for LAFD chiefs and an overhaul of the agency's paramedic operations will help reduce concerns over emergency response times.
Jury Selection Gets Underway In Westminster Police Discrimination TrialJury selection was set to begin Tuesday in an employment discrimination trial against the Westminster Police Department.
Reports: County Spent Nearly Half Of Litigation Costs On LASD Lawsuits Lawsuits involving the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department accounted for $43 million in expenditures - nearly half the county's overall litigation costs - last year, according to county officials.
Report: LASD Hires Previously Fired For Serious MisconductDozens of hires in the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department have histories of serious misconduct, according to a report.
Garcetti Launches Review Of LA City Department HeadsMayor Eric Garcetti met with city department heads Monday as part of his administration's efforts to improve efficiency at City Hall.
Greuel: LA Needs Better Tracking, Reporting Of Services To SeniorsSenior citizens in Los Angeles may not be receiving meals and other services funded by city programs, according to an audit released Wednesday.
Overtime Costs Thaw Hiring Freeze At LAFDThousands of applicants are expected to compete for hundreds of positions at the Los Angeles Fire Department after a three-year hiring freeze.
LA Parks Employee Arrested For Allegedly Stealing, Selling City-Owned GasA city parks employee was behind bars for allegedly stealing hundreds of gallons of gasoline from city depots and selling it on the streets.