Sheriff Alex Villanueva: Off-Duty Deputy Investigated For Possible Involvement In Capitol RiotsVillanueva said he contacted the FBI after learning one of his deputies may have been involved in “wrongdoing at the U.S. Capitol.” The sheriff said that an administrative inquiry has also been launched into the matter.
LA County Sheriff Announces Crackdown On 'Super-Spreader Events'Sheriff's deputies will begin enforcing Los Angeles County public health orders at large gatherings known as "super-spreader events", authorities announced Thursday.
LA County Board Of Supervisors Delays Vote On Plans To Remove Sheriff Alex VillanuevaCounty officials Tuesday postponed a vote for two weeks on whether to consider removing or impeaching Sheriff Alex Villanueva or restricting his responsibilities and appointing a county police officer.
Harbor-UCLA's Chief Medical Officer Calls On LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva To Review Actions That Led To Hospital ShootingDr. Mahajan said that the hospital has a behavior response team trained to respond within minutes and safely de-escalate situations in which patients are experiencing significant behavioral health issues.
Civilian Oversight Commission Calls On Sheriff Villanueva To ResignThe Los Angeles County Civilian Oversight Commission Thursday unanimously approved a resolution calling for the immediate resignation of Sheriff Alex Villanueva.
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.
Convicted Felon Deonte Murray Charged In Compton Ambush Shooting Of 2 LA DeputiesDeonte Lee Murray, 36, pleaded not guilty to two counts each of attempted murder of a peace officer and possession of a firearm by a felon.
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.
LA Sheriff Alex Villanueva Says Calls For His Resignation From Local Officials Are 'Downright Un-American'Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva says calls for him to step down are "downright un-American" and has signaled he would not honor a subpoena from local officials.
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."
LA County Sheriff Calls On LeBron James To 'Step Up To The Plate', Double Reward To Find Gunman In Deputy AmbushSheriff Alex Villanueva is challenging Lakers star LeBron James to contribute to efforts to find the gunman who shot two Los Angeles County deputies at point-blank range.