LA County Supervisors Vote To Freeze Sheriff's Spending After $63M Budget ShortfallThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors took Sheriff Alex Villanueva to task Tuesday over his handling of the sheriff department's budget —voting unanimously to freeze hiring of administrative and clerical personnel.
Scathing Report Questions LA County Sheriff's Decision To Reinstate Deputy Accused Of Domestic ViolenceSheriff Alex Villanueva hit back at a new scathing inspector general report that questioned his decision to rehire a deputy who was fired over allegations of domestic violence.
Brad Pitt Told To 'Wrap It Up' While Talking About Architecture During County Supervisors MeetingShe didn’t yell “cut!” but Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn did tell actor Brad Pitt to wrap it up at a hearing this week about the Los Angeles County Museum Of Art.
LA County Supervisor Says Sheriff Is Endangering Public TrustAnother shot was fired Tuesday in the battle between Sheriff Alex Villanueva and the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors over control of hiring decisions.
LA County More Than Matches $425,000 Obama Foundation GrantThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved matching funds to create a $1 million investment in programs aimed at boys and young men of color.
LA County Approves $402M To Fight HomelessnessThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a $402 million spending plan for 2018-2019 in the fight against homelessness.
LA County To End Solitary Confinement Of JuvenilesThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously today to end the practice of solitary confinement at its three juvenile halls and 13 camps.
LA County Considers Following City's Lead In Raising Minimum Wage To $15 An HourL.A. County Supervisors will consider raising the minimum wage in the county to $15 an hour.
$25,000 Reward Offered In Hunt For Long Beach Infant's KillerThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a $25,000 reward in the search for the killer of a 3-week-old infant
Yaroslavsky Retires After 40-Year Political CareerAfter 40 years on the Los Angeles City Council and then Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Zev Yaroslavsky is retiring.
Lawmakers Approve $125M In Funding For LACMA's New BuildingThe L.A. County Board of Supervisors Wednesday approved $125 million toward the project. It's part of a major push to revitalize what Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky calls the "living room of Los Angeles."
LA County Officials OK $2 Billion Jail PlanCounty supervisors have approved a nearly $2 billion plan to tear down and rebuild the Men's Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles and also build a new women's facility.
$20K Reward Offered To Find Man Who Escaped From Downtown LA JailThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man who escaped from a downtown Los Angeles jail earlier this month.
LA County Task Force To Recommend Closure Of Vernon Battery Recycling Plant Los Angeles County is creating a task force to recommend ways of closing a battery recycling plant after elevated lead levels were found in the soil at 39 surrounding homes and a school.
ACLU Sues Supervisors Over Cross Returned To LA County SealThe American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Southern California is challenging a decision by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors to restore a cross to the county's official seal.