Coroner Releases Official Dijon Kizzee Autopsy ReportThe report found that Kizzee was shot 16 times — including six times in his chest, twice in the neck area, once in his left forearm, once in his back and once in his left shoulder.
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.
Judge Blocks Rehiring Of Caren Mandoyan, LASD Deputy Fired Over Domestic Violence AllegationsA judge Monday ruled against Sheriff Alex Villanueva in his attempt to reinstate a deputy fired over allegations of domestic violence.
LASD Deputy Shoots Man In Parking Garage Near Whittier CourthouseAccording to the department, the shooting happened at about 4:09 p.m. in the 7300 block of Painter Avenue, near Mar Vista Street.
LASD Deputy Says Department Failed To Protect Him From Alleged Compton Station GangA deputy at the Compton Sheriff's Station has filed suit, alleging the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department put his life in danger after he made a report alleging illegal activities by a group of deputies.
Attorney For Family Of Dijon Kizzee Calls Fatal Shooting By Deputies 'An Execution'Attorney Carl Douglas said in a statement that Kizzee's family was "disturbed by the unspoken messages and half-truths expressed," during the sheriff's department's Thursday news conference about the ongoing investigation.
Supervisors Join Civilian Oversight Commission Members In Calling On Sheriff Villanueva To ResignIn a prepared statement, the sheriff's department called the action of the commission "morally repugnant and emblematic of the political animosity of the politically-appointed commission."
Community Members Pray For Injured Deputies, Reward More Than $300K To Find ShooterAs of Wednesday, more than $300,000 has been raised to help find the person who shot and injured the two deputies.
Fundraiser Set Up For Families Of Ambushed LA County Sheriff's DeputiesOfficials asked for the public’s help in identifying the gunman in a weekend ambush after officials offered a $100,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.
Villanueva: Internal Probe Into Fatal Shooting Of Dijon Kizzee By Deputies Nears EndSheriff Alex Villanueva said he hoped to have the investigation completed and the information made public in the next few days.
Family Of Andres Guardado Files Wrongful Death Suit, County Supervisors Call For InquestThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors have asked for the coroner to conduct an inquest into the death of 18-year-old Andres Guardado, who was fatally shot by a L.A. County sheriff's deputy June 18, just one day after the family filed a wrongful death lawsuit in the teen's death.
Inspector General: LA County Sheriff's Deputies Not Wearing Face Coverings As RequiredAccording to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, a total of 816 employees have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
Compton City Attorney Requests State, Federal Probe Into LASD Patrol StationCompton City Attorney Damon M. Brown requested the civil rights probe into the city's patrol station over allegations that deputies have demonstrated racist behavior toward Black and Latinx residents.
El Monte Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Killing 67-Year-Old Woman 24 Years AgoDavid Adolph Bernal is scheduled to be arraigned Friday in the Los Angeles Superior Court. His bail has been set at $2 million.
Compton City Leaders Call For State, Federal Investigation Into Sheriff's StationThe sheriff's department said it was aware of the allegations and has launched multiple investigations, the results of which it said would be released when "legally permissible."