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LAPD Launches Internal Investigation Following Video of Wrongfully Detained Man Surfaces

LAPD Launches Internal Investigation Following Video of Wrongfully Detained Man Surfaces

The Los Angeles Police Department has launched an internal investigation after video surfaced showing a handcuffed young man who had been detained by officers appearing to be unco ...

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Police Officer Settles Lawsuit Against LAPD

Police Officer Settles Lawsuit Against LAPD

A female police officer and the city of Los Angeles tentatively settled her lawsuit in which she alleged she was told by a male supervisor to dress more provocatively when present ...

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Court Hearing Scheduled For Roman Polanski

Court Hearing Scheduled For Roman Polanski

A court hearing is scheduled Tuesday for fugitive filmmaker Roman Polanski, three weeks after a judge spurned a defense attorney's request for a determination that the Oscar-winni ...

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Off-Duty Police Officer Slips Past Airport Security With Handgun

Off-Duty Police Officer Slips Past Airport Security With Handgun

Federal authorities acknowledged Thursday that security procedures at Los Angeles International Airport were not followed when an off- duty Santa Monica police officer boarded a f ...

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Man Shoots Girlfriend, Takes Own Life

Man Shoots Girlfriend, Takes Own Life

A Pacific Palisades man shot and killed a former girlfriend and then took his own life, authorities said Wednesday. Whitney Jade Washuta was shot in the upper body at 8:43 p.m. Tu ...

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Getty Museum to Open at Usual Time Following a Bomb Threat the Previous Day

Getty Museum to Open at Usual Time Following a Bomb Threat the Previous Day

The Getty Museum in Brentwood is set to open at its customary 10 a.m. time Wednesday one day after closing early because of a telephoned bomb threat. The threatening phone call wa ...

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Authorities Investigate Fatal Shooting in West Hollywood

Authorities Investigate Fatal Shooting in West Hollywood

Authorities Wednesday were investigating the fatal shooting of a woman in West Hollywood and of a man about a mile away amid an unconfirmed report that the two deaths may have res ...

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Eight People Arrested at Protest Against Sheriff McDonnell

Eight People Arrested at Protest Against Sheriff McDonnell

Eight people were arrested Monday in downtown Los Angeles at a protest calling for county Sheriff Jim McDonnell to "stop collaborating with President Donald Trump's deportation fo ...

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Prosecutors File Motions in Murder Case Against Robert Durst

Prosecutors File Motions in Murder Case Against Robert Durst

Prosecutors filed motions Monday in the murder case against New York real estate scion Robert Durst, objecting to delays requested by the defense team as an attempt to "stall the ...

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Local Man Sentenced Following Senior Lottery Scam

Local Man Sentenced Following Senior Lottery Scam

A Los Angeles man who masterminded a lottery scam that targeted senior citizens with promises of cash prizes and cars -- as long as they first paid taxes and fees -- faces a poten ...

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