LA County Releases 1,700 Inmates To Lessen Jail Population Amid Coronavirus PandemicThese releases lower county's jail population by about 10 percent, according to Villanueva.
Newly Released Video Shows Moments Leading Up To Inmate's DeathNewly released video shows the moments leading up to the death of a man two years ago at a Los Angeles County jail — his parents are now suing for wrongful death.
Inmate Captured After Escaping From LA Re-Entry FacilityState prison officials say an inmate who walked away from a Los Angeles County re-entry facility where he was finishing out his sentence is back in custody.
Inmate Mistakenly Released From LA Jail Recaptured In NevadaThe Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says a murder suspect mistakenly released from jail last month has been captured in Nevada.
LA County Sheriff Speaks Out About New Policy That Allows ICE To Detain, Deport InmatesThe policy is not sitting well with critics.
10 County Jail Personnel Relieved Of Duty Pending Investigation Into Inmate Abuse Allegations The investigation into this incident is ongoing and will be thorough. It will not only focus on employee actions, but also on corrective policies and procedures," said Sheriff Jim McDonnell.
Wife Says Husband Held In LA County Jail On Mistaken Identity For 2nd Time In 6 YearsA man's family claims he has twice been locked up in Los Angeles County Jail as a result of mistaken identity.
Agents Raid Doctor's Van Nuys Office In Alleged Prescription Drug RingA doctor, who works at the L.A. County Jail, was under investigation Wednesday for allegedly illegally issuing prescriptions for dangerous drugs.
Convicted Killer Got More Than $30K In Unemployment While Jailed In LA CountyAuthorities say a convicted murderer made famous for having a murder scene tattooed on his chest received unemployment benefits while he was in Los Angeles County jail.
Report: State Prison Realignment Will Force Officials To Free Thousands Of InmatesWith state prisons realigning their low risk offenders to county jails, the LA Times reports the Los Angeles County Jail will have no vacancies within the next two months.