Scandal-Plagued USC Takes New Hit With Federal Indictment of Mark Ridley-Thomas And Former Dean Marilyn FlynnThe federal indictment of one of Los Angeles' most prominent figures in city politics is not the first scandal tied to USC.
Feds Charge San Pedro Gang Members With Trafficking Drugs Out Of Local Hotel, BarsMore than a dozen members of a San Pedro gang under the control of the Mexican Mafia have been indicted in a drug trafficking ring federal authorities say was being conducted out of local bars and hotels.
3 Men, 2 Companies Indicted In Live Coral Smuggling OperationThree men were indicted on federal charges of smuggling live corals that are protected by an international treaty but are frequently used to decorate aquariums in Pringles chips cans.
Ex-Port Of LA Police Chief Sentenced To 2 Years In PrisonThe former chief of the Port of Los Angeles Police Department was sentenced to two years in federal prison for failing to report more than $1 million in income.
Ex-Sheriff Lee Baca Pleads Not Guilty To Conspiracy Charges; Trial Set For OctoberFormer Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca plead not guilty Friday to federal charges of conspiring to obstruct justice, obstructing justice and lying to the federal government.
'Glee' Actor Charged In Federal Indictment For Child Pornography“Glee” actor Mark Wayne Salling was charged Friday in a federal indictment with receiving and possessing child pornography on his laptop computer and a flash memory drive.
9 Accused Of Falsely Certifying Smog Check Tests At South LA ShopNine people connected to a South Los Angeles smog-check shop are accused of conducting hundreds of fraudulent inspections that falsely certified vehicles had passed emissions tests.
Members Of 3 LA Gangs Indicted For RacketeeringFederal prosecutors say three rival Los Angeles gangs united and conspired to control drug trafficking and carried out crimes that included murder and extortion.
LAPD Officer, Girlfriend Indicted In Federal Court For Trying To Smuggle Mexican Citizen Into U.S.A Los Angeles police officer and his girlfriend were indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury on charges of attempting to smuggling a Mexican citizen into the United States.
Boyle Heights Man Indicted For Aiming Laser Pointer At Sheriff's HelicopterAuthorities say a Boyle Heights man has been charged with pointing a laser beam at a law enforcement helicopter.
2 Additional Deputies Charged In Federal Civil Rights ProbeTwo additional Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies Friday were indicted on federal civil rights charges in connection to alleged abuse at the Men’s Central Jail.
Only On 2: Man Breaks Silence About Excruciating Injuries He Says Were Caused By LA County DeputiesIn federal court, he is only known by his initials: L - F.
Indictment: Army Command Sergeant Major Claimed Purple Hearts, Bronze Star To Get $57K In Veterans BenefitsProsecutors say an active-duty command sergeant major in the U.S. Army lied about his combat record and claimed to receive two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star for valor in order get disability, medical and educational benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
SoCal Gang Accused In Sham Marriage ScamAuthorities have arrested 18 people in a probe into a Southern California street gang accused of drug trafficking and arranging fake marriages to obtain green cards for immigrants.
Salon Owner Indicted in Retirement Funds ScamJoseph Wong of Rowland Heights faces up to 40 years in federal prison for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars in pay from his workers.