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.
LA County To Pay Out Record $14.35M Settlement To Family Of Man Accidentally Shot, 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.
Emotions Run High After Deputies Fatally Shoot 16-Year-Old BoyA 16-year-old boy was shot to death in the Westmont area of Los Angeles, one of two deputy-involved shootings in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s patrol area in just four hours.
LASD Reserve Deputy Dies While Competing In World GamesDeputy Jacob Castroll was participating in the mountain biking competition when he suffered a heart attack.
Ex-LA County Sheriff Lee Baca Found Guilty In Jails ProbeFormer Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca has been convicted of obstructing an FBI corruption investigation into his jails and lying to federal authorities.
LA County Sheriff's Department Spending $300,000 On Uniform UpdatesThe Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is spending $300,000 on items it says will make deputies look more professional, but the deputies' union is not impressed.
LAPD To Patrol Metro Buses, Trains Under New Contract Los Angeles police officers will patrol buses and trains in the city as part of a new multi-agency approach to security approved Thursday by the Metro Board of Directors.