| Nov 20, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Authorities on Wednesday announced a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the hit-and-run driver who fatally struck an L.A. County probation officer riding his motorcycle.
"Someone out there knows something, saw...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Los Angeles County officials took steps Tuesday to speed up a $48-million plan to rebuild and modernize one of the county's probation camps for young offenders.
Camp Kilpatrick, an aging 125-bed facility for juvenile offenders in Malibu, is slated to be...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 12:19 PM
MEXICO CITY — A 17-year-old former Mexican drug cartel member, who admitted to killing four people while in the group’s employ, was released from a juvenile detention center early Tuesday morning and is headed to the United States, where he...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:33 PM
A Villa Park High School wrestling coach was arrested after he allegedly choked a student wrestler to the point of rendering him unconscious and then punched the teen several times in the head, authorities said.
Emmanuel Hugo Hernandez, 26, of Orange...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:02 AM
A Temecula man is expected to plead guilty in federal court Tuesday to “sextorting” nude photos and videos from the recently crowned Miss Teen USA and other women by hacking into their computers.
In a court filing submitted Monday in an...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Two men were arrested Thursday on suspicion that they kidnapped a Lancaster teen who was then tortured with lighted cigarettes, cut with Samurai swords and beaten, authorities said.
The victim, identified only as an 18-year-old man, was abducted Sept....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:01 AM
The mother of an 18-year-old whose clothing was lit on fire on a bus to East Oakland says the second- and third-degree burns the teen suffered in the attack will require massive skin grafting.
The victim, Luke Fleischman, a senior at Maybeck High School...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:10 AM
The mother of a 13-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a school bus in Glendale earlier this year was arrested Tuesday after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend in the stomach during a dispute over drugs, police said.
Karen Hernandez, 30, was...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Police have arrested a 16-year-old suspected of intentionally lighting a man's clothes on fire on an Oakland bus.
The 18-year-old victim may have been dozing when the attack occurred Monday evening on an AC Transit bus traveling on MacArthur Boulevard...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:16 PM
A judge ruled Thursday that the Riverside County boy who killed his neo-Nazi father should be placed in a state-run juvenile justice center for a maximum of 10 years, rejecting an argument by the boy's lawyers that the facilities would be unable to meet...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 7:00 PM
SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown has decided to allow freedom for a woman whose punishment for killing her pimp became a call to arms against the practice of locking up juveniles for life.
Sara Kruzan, 35, was incarcerated at 16 after she killed...