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    • Search for felony suspect shuts down Harvard Heights neighborhood

      Search for felony suspect shuts down Harvard Heights neighborhood

      A man wanted on a felony arrest warrant in Los Angeles was taken into custody with the help of a police dog after a two-hour search in Harvard Heights, police said. The man, whose identity and was not immediately available, ran away from police after they served a felony warrant in the 2200 block...

    • Defense calls LAPD officers' perjury sentence 'just and proper'

      Defense calls LAPD officers' perjury sentence 'just and proper'

      Attorneys for two former Los Angeles Police partners convicted of perjury and conspiracy to obstruct justice said Tuesday that a judge was right to sentence their clients to community labor instead of jail. The lawyers applauded the judge for rejecting calls by the prosecutor on the case to incarcerate...

    • Man accused of being 'Most Wanted' killer is set free after DNA shows he was the wrong man

      Man accused of being 'Most Wanted' killer is set free after DNA shows he was the wrong man

      After a 16-year search, the Los Angeles Police Department held a news conference this summer to announce it had captured a murder suspect on the department’s “Most Wanted” list. A woman had recognized his face after she logged into the wanted section of the LAPD’s website and called a tipster hotline,...

    • CHP officer shot man who walked on freeway and charged at officers with metal, police say

      CHP officer shot man who walked on freeway and charged at officers with metal, police say

      A man walking on the 110 Freeway early Tuesday in downtown Los Angeles allegedly grabbed a piece of metal and charged at a California Highway Patrol officer, who opened fire and wounded the man, authorities said. The shooting forced the closure of the northbound 110 Freeway for about nine hours,...

    • Arraignment for Hillary Clinton's brother-in-law postponed

      Arraignment for Hillary Clinton's brother-in-law postponed

      Arraignment for Roger Clinton, the half-brother of former President Clinton, on charges that he was driving under the influence of alcohol has been postponed until Oct. 6.  A judge also ordered Roger Clinton to attend one Alcoholics Anonymous meeting per week or alternatively show proof of enrollment...

    • Man found guilty in notorious series of arson attacks across L.A.

      Man found guilty in notorious series of arson attacks across L.A.

      During the holiday season between Christmas and New Year’s five years ago, a serial arsonist terrorized neighborhoods in Los Angeles. At least 50 fires were set in carports, garages and driveways, mostly at night. Some spread to homes and apartment buildings, causing at least $3 million in damage....

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