LASD Deputies Start Using Body-Worn Cameras In FieldAccording to Sheriff Alex Villanueva, deputies in the department's Century, Lancaster, Lakewood, Industry and West Hollywood stations would be the first to be trained and equipped with the body-worn cameras.
LA County Board Approves Relief Fund For Small Businesses Impacted By CoronavirusL.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas argues that local small businesses have still not received money from the CARES Act and will need bride loans in the meantime to stay afloat.
LA County Board Removes Sheriff Alex Villanueva As Head Of Emergency OperationsThe board wants to replace Sheriff Alex Villanueva with the county's CEO.
LA County Board Of Supervisors Votes To Ban Flavored TobaccoThe proposed ordinance would prohibit the sale of flavored e-cigarettes and menthol in all unincorporated areas of L.A. County.
LA County Sheriff Pushes Back On Judge's Ruling On Deputy Rehiring, Criticizes SupervisorsThough this dispute centers on one deputy accused of misconduct, both sides will probably tell you there's a lot more at play here. The sheriff says this is a larger labor issue about people being unjustly or unnecessarily being fired. The board of supervisors says this is about the sheriff's department following the rules.
Caren Mandoyan, LA Deputy Rehired By Villanueva, Ordered To Give Up Badge, GunCaren Mandoyan, a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy who was fired in 2016 over allegations of domestic violence and then reinstated by Sheriff Alex Villanueva, was ordered by a judge Monday to surrender his badge and gun. Mandoyan will also have to stop identifying himself as a law enforcement officer.
EXCLUSIVE: Sheriff Villanueva Offers Inside Look At Men's Central JailMen's Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles is at the center of a battle between Sheriff Alex Villanueva and the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors after the board voted Tuesday to cancel a $1.7 billion project to replace the dilapidated jail.
Brad Pitt, Diane Keaton Show Up At LA County Meeting To Endorse $650M LACMA RedesignOfficials Tuesday approved $117.5 million to redesign the L.A. County Museum of Art - thanks in part to support from actors Brad Pitt and Diane Keaton.
LA County Board Approves Plan For Portable Toilets For HomelessHoping to curb the spread of hepatitis A, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a plan to install portable toilets and hand-washing stations near densely populated homeless encampments.
Marijuana Business Tax To Fund Homelessness Fight Will Be On November Ballot In LA CountyThe LA County Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 Tuesday to ask voters in November to approve a special marijuana business tax of up to 10 percent of gross receipts to fund the fight against homelessness.
LA County Supervisors Declared Local Emergency In Wake Of Porter Ranch Gas LeakLos Angeles County Supervisors formally declared a local emergency Tuesday in response to the continuing gas leak that has prompted hundreds of residents to temporarily relocate from the Porter Ranch area.
LA County Supervisors Approve Pay Raises For Firefighters, Sheriff's DeputiesThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved agreements Tuesday to increase salaries for several groups of county employees.
LA County Board Of Supervisors To Possibly Vote On Motion To Ban Major Music FestivalsLos Angeles County Board of Supervisors could vote on a motion Tuesday to end major music festivals on county property.
LA County Board Of Supervisors To Consider Water Conservation PlanMembers of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday are expected to consider a conservation plan that would triple charges for customers who fail to meet mandated water consumption targets.
LA County Votes To End ICE In Jails, Pledges To Continue Cooperation With FedsThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday in favor of the removal of federal immigration agents from county jails.