LASD Reports First County Jail Inmate Tests Positive For Coronavirus, 191 In Temporary QuarantineThe inmate patient was in a single-person cell since his arrival at the jail and has had limited interaction with other inmates and staff, according to the sheriff's department.
CDCR; LA, Santa Barbara And Orange Counties Suspend Inmate Visiting Hours, LASD Quarantines 60 InmatesThe California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation and Los Angeles County have announced a suspension of visiting hours until further notice over coronavirus concerns.
LA County's First Coronavirus Death Exposes Sheriff's Deputies, FirefightersThe Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says it was notified that three of its deputies and other first responders were in the proximity of that patient on March 9.
LASD Pursuit Of Suspected Stolen Vehicle Ends In Newhall Pass, 2 In CustodyA pursuit of a suspected stolen vehicle ended Thursday night after the driver pulled over in Newhall Pass — but not before trying to escape custody and running into oncoming traffic.
25-Year-Old Deputy Struck By SUV In Paramount Responding To TreatmentA Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy run over by a suspected drunk driver remained in critical condition Tuesday night.
'Absolutely Down To Earth, Very Humble': Pink Taco Founder Harry Morton Also Worked As Reserve Deputy In West HollywoodHarry Morton was wealthy even before he founded Pink Taco, and has dated actresses like Lindsay Lohan, Jennifer Aniston and Britney Spears. But he was also a dedicated reserve deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
South LA Gang Members Face 'Third Strike' In Monterey Park Knock-Knock BurglaryFour South LA gang members arrested on suspicion of a door-knock burglary in Monterey Park may be behind other burglaries, authorities said this week.
LA County Deputy Found To Be Getting Salary, Benefits While Not Working Since 2016Antonio Ramirez, 45, was arrested on July 29 after a 911 call reported an intoxicated man throwing items inside a garage, according to a statement released by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department on Friday. Deputies identified Ramirez as an off-duty deputy.
Shouting Match Shuts Down LA County Sheriff's Civilian Oversight MeetingA meeting of the Civilian Oversight Commission for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department had to be shut down early after public comments devolved into a shouting match that spilled out into the hallway.
LA County Sheriff Suspends Team Over Latino Traffic StopsThe Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has suspended a unit that stopped thousands of innocent Latinos on a freeway to search for drugs.
LASD Deputy Allegedly Dumped Bleeding Assault Victim At Malibu Day Labor CenterA victim of a violent crime was allegedly dumped by a deputy – instead of taking him to get medical attention.
LA County Supervisors Approve $14M Settlement For Family Of Man Mistakenly Killed By Sheriff’s DeputyFrank Mendoza was shot at the front door of his Pico Rivera home by a Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy as officers searched for an armed parolee in 2014.
Probe Launched Into Stops Of Thousands Of Latinos By LA County DeputiesAn investigation has reportedly been launched into whether Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies racially profiled thousands of innocent Latino drivers while searching for drugs on the 5 Freeway.
LASD To Distribute Active Shooter Brochure At SchoolsThe Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department announced it will distribute copies of a brochure on surviving an active shooter situation to school districts and community colleges in the county.
Deputies Run Into Burning Apartment To Rescue Father, 1-Year-Old BoyLos Angeles County sheriff’s deputies Samuel Goldstein and Tanner Harris were first on the scene of a fire that broke out at about 4 p.m. Wednesday in an apartment building off 16th Street West in Lancaster.