LA County Sheriff’s Candidate Paul Tanaka Defends Hiding Informant From FBIA Los Angeles County sheriff’s candidate who is the subject of an ongoing federal grand jury investigation into charges of brutality and corruption at L.A. County jails is explaining why deputies under his command tried to hide an inmate from the FBI.
FBI Searches Legislative Office Belonging To Embattled State Sen. Leland Yee FBI agents on Tuesday searched a legislative office belonging to state Sen. Leland Yee, a San Francisco Democrat who was arrested and charged last week as part of a wider federal investigation into criminal activity in San Francisco's Chinatown.
Lawmaker Yee's Lawyer Questions FBI Investigation A lawyer for a California state senator charged last week with accepting bribes and gun trafficking on Monday challenged the three-year FBI investigation that led to the arrest.
Fugitive Accused Of Sex Crimes Against 4 Daughters Captured A 51-year-old fugitive who was wanted on child molestation charges in Riverside County was captured in Mexico and turned over to federal agents in Los Angeles Thursday afternoon, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Detective Kills Pit Bull During Probation CheckKNX1070's Tom Reopelle reports the owner agreed to move her dogs from a back room but somehow a pit bull got loose and attacked the detective and an FBI agent in the backyard.
Feds Indict 24 For Drug Trafficking In Southern CaliforniaLaw enforcement officials unsealed three federal indictments on Thursday that charge 24 alleged members and associates of a Pasadena street gang with operating a widespread narcotics network.
Suspected 'Button-Down Bandit' Wanted For 6 Bank Robberies ArrestedDavid Michael Younger, of Corona, was arrested Wednesday afternoon in Montclair, a day after the Pacific Western Bank at 218 E. State St. was robbed.
FBI Cracks Down On Violent MS-13 GangNumerous reputed Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, gang members and associates are facing federal and state charges.
Free Smartphone Apps Aim To Keep Children Safe On HalloweenSome free smartphone applications are aiming to keep children safe on Halloween.
$10K Reward Offered For Fugitive Charged With Planting SoCal Pipe BombsAn indictment alleges Edward Allen Costa possessed six pipe bombs that were found in various locations in Palm Springs from May 8 through May 12 of 2012.
Prosecutor: Garden Grove Man, 24, Planned To Aid Al-QaidaA 24-year-old American charged with trying to join al-Qaida was intercepted by the FBI after using the Internet and Facebook to connect with the terrorist group, a prosecutor said Monday.
CA Man Ordered To Stand Trial In Northridge Girl's KidnappingA judge on Wednesday said 32-year-old Tobias Dustin Summers who has pleaded not guilty to 38 counts will return to court Oct. 30.
Ex-TSA Screener Acted Alone In Threats Case Federal authorities said Thursday they believe a former Los Angeles airport security screener acted alone and there wasn't a larger plot when he made threats that closed some airport terminals on the eve of the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
FBI Investigates Threat Against LAXThe Federal Bureau of Investigation is investigating some type of threat against Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday night.
LA County Veteran Reserve Deputy Arrested For Stealing 22-Carat Diamond RingA 23-year veteran reserve deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation—and subsequently fired—for allegedly stealing a 22-carat diamond ring worth up to $1 million.