Task Force Formed To Combat Increased Catalytic Converter TheftsCatalytic converter thefts are skyrocketing and for the first time, investigators are joining forces from the Los Angeles Police Department and L.A. County Sheriff's Department.
LAPD 'Knock-Knock' Task Force Announces 3 ArrestsA Los Angeles Police Department task force investigating a series of knock-knock-style burglaries in the San Fernando Valley say they have made three arrests Tuesday, just five days after the task force was announced.
UCLA Launches Task Force On Campus Safety After ShootingIn a letter to students and faculty Tuesday, Chancellor Gene Block said a new task force will review the university's response to the June 1 shooting.
Task Force Urges Health Care Providers To Screen New, Expectant Moms For Postpartum DepressionA government-appointed task force Tuesday urged health providers to screen all new moms and pregnant women for depression, recognizing that symptoms often begin before the baby is born.
4 Men -- Including 75-Year-Old -- Nabbed In Ventura Police Sting Involving Sex With Underage Teen In each case, it was made clear to the suspect the female they were talking to was a minor, officials said.
Street Racing Task Force Issues Hundreds Of Citations In About A MonthThe officers in this unit are volunteers who have backgrounds in racing and modified vehicles.
Local Liberian-Americans Doing Their Part In Fight Against EbolaThough most of its victims are thousands of miles away, the Ebola virus is having a profound impact in Southern California. With plans by the Liberian government to open more than two dozen treatment centers within the next few months, locals like David Beyan are working tirelessly to gather supplies.
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.
Governor, Mayor Meet With Climate Change Task Force On DroughtThe task force was created in November to oversee federal efforts to guard against droughts, floods, wildfires and storms related to climate change, according to officials.
Officials Recover Stolen $200K Race Car, Other High-End VehiclesAuthorities say at least four suspects were arrested in connection with the theft of several high-end vehicles, including a $200,000 Dodge Challenger Super Bird.
OC Man Arrested After Allegedly Arranging Lewd Act With Minor He Met On Dating SiteJordon Bresyn was taken into custody last Friday for child annoyance of a female 13 years or younger, communicating with a minor online and arranging to meet a minor for a lewd act.
Calif. Attorney General Kamala Harris Meets With New Task Force On GunsCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris met with a new statewide taskforce of district attorneys Friday to study ways to reduce gun violence and enforce existing law.
Task Force Recovers $115K In Stolen Plastic GoodsMore than $115,000 worth of stolen plastic products have been recovered at two Southland locations, authorities announced Thursday.
Stolen Milk Crates Costing Downey Business Millions Even in a down economy, the price of plastic continues to soar - and commercial burglaries along with it.
California To Form Scrap Metal Oversight Task ForceCalifornia state officials are planning to launch a task force to improve oversight of scrap metal recyclers.