| Dec 2, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Drivers who flee the scenes of crashes in California could see descriptions of their cars and license plates displayed on freeway signs under a proposed expansion of the Amber Alert system.
For the second time in two years, state Assemblyman Mike Gatto...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 9:16 PM
About 2,000 people took to the streets of midtown Manhattan on Monday night after it was announced that a Ferguson, Mo., police officer would not face criminal charges for fatally shooting Michael Brown.
“Justice for Mike Brown! Justice for Mike...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 3:16 PM
A Florida sheriff's deputy was shot and killed Saturday morning while responding to a house fire in Tallahassee, and police believe the attack may have been a ambush.
Two members of the Leon County Sheriff's Office arrived at the scene of the blaze...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Police and the FBI are looking for two men who robbed banks in Los Angeles County on Friday.
The first robbery was at Citibank in the 8400 block of Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills between 10 and 11 a.m. Police said a man passed a note to a teller...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 9:15 PM
Two teenagers were arrested Friday on suspicion of placing hoax threats that led to the lockdown of two San Diego high schools.
A 16-year-old girl was arrested Friday night in connection with the threat at Canyon Crest Academy. Earlier in the day, a 17-...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:35 PM
So what should a state do when its executions run into trouble? If you’re Ohio, apparently you try to cloak the process in secrecy.
Ohio – like Missouri, Oklahoma and a few other states – has had trouble killing people. Among the...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Details found in a trove of police records, recordings and video surveillance footage made public this week have angered attorneys and activists who support Michael Brown, the unarmed black man who was killed during a confrontation with a Ferguson...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Andrew Fryberg, one of the students shot at a Washington state high school last month, succumbed to his injuries Friday night, according to Harborview Medical Center officials.
Fryberg, 15, died 14 days after he was shot in the head at Marysville-...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:59 PM
About 150 fighting roosters were euthanized Tuesday after being discovered near Desert Hot Springs, according to the Riverside Department of Animal Services.
The birds were discovered off Virgo Road after police received a report of shots being fired in...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:22 PM
A man who worked at a Santa Ana liquor store was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of redeeming winning Scratchers lottery tickets and reselling losing ones to customers, according to the Orange County district attorney's office.
Francis Bou Karam, 34, of ...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Two men face murder charges and other felonies in connection with what police say was a gang-related killing in Long Beach this year.
Los Angeles county prosecutors have charged Ricardo Gonzalez, 19, and Carlos Alexis Escalante, 18, with murder, five...