Inmate arrested after escaping from police custody in West Hollywood

Inmate arrested after escaping from police custody in West Hollywood

Inmate rearrested after escaping from custody An inmate who escaped custody in West Hollywood was captured hours later in Woodland Hills, LASD said. WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – An inmate, who managed to escape from custody outside the West Hollywood Sheriff’s Station Friday morning, has been rearrested, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.  LASD officials … Read more

LASD under fire for video that appears to show detainee being beaten by deputies

LASD under fire for video that appears to show detainee being beaten by deputies

A leaked video showing Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies beating on a detainee is the latest controversy surrounding the embattled law enforcement department. As many as six deputies appear to pummel 32-year-old Jesus Soto Jara last week at the Inmate Reception Center in downtown Los Angeles. Lawyers for Soto Jara are accusing the deputies of … Read more

One Hospitalized in Possible East LA Deputy Shooting – NBC Los Angeles

One Hospitalized in Possible East LA Deputy Shooting – NBC Los Angeles

One person was hospitalized with gunshot wounds following a shooting that apparently involved law enforcement officers Tuesday in East Los Angeles. The as-yet-unconfirmed deputy shooting took place at South Ford Boulevard and East Third Street in the East LA area. One person was hospitalized, but details about the individual’s condition were not immediately available. Video showed … Read more

Archdiocese: Sheriff didn’t ask permission to film ad inside LA church

Archdiocese: Sheriff didn’t ask permission to film ad inside LA church

A TV ad for Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva’s reelection campaign filmed inside a local Catholic church has been pulled from the airwaves since coming to the attention of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, which had not been notified of the filming on its property. The ad, which asked viewers to vote for Villanueva … Read more

Sheriffs from LA, San Bernardino and Riverside Counties meet in the first tri-county forum

Sheriffs from LA, San Bernardino and Riverside Counties meet in the first tri-county forum

Sheriffs meet for tri-county forum The Sheriffs of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties met Saturday to meet the public and discuss issues affecting Southern California. LOS ANGELES – Like a scene from a Three Amigos remake, Sheriffs Alex Villanueva, Shannon Dicus and Chad Bianco made the rounds Saturday in a public forum featuring … Read more

LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva says he will withdraw all deputies from the metro patrol if the LASD does not gain full control of security

LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva says he will withdraw all deputies from the metro patrol if the LASD does not gain full control of security

LOS ANGELES COUNTY (KABC) – After Tuesday’s shooting in a New York City subway car that left dozens injured, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva offers a new plan to keep Southern California riders safe. But if Metro’s board does not accept his plan, Villanueva will pull the 320 deputies currently assigned to patrol the … Read more

Lady Gaga’s dog aerator breaks the silence after his alleged shooter, who steals the singer’s dogs, has been mistakenly released from prison by LASD

Lady Gaga’s dog aerator breaks the silence after his alleged shooter, who steals the singer’s dogs, has been mistakenly released from prison by LASD

LOS ANGELES (KABC) – The man accused of shooting Lady Gaga’s dog aerator is still at large after he was mistakenly released from prison on Wednesday. On Friday, Gaga’s dog aerator Ryan Fischer made the case, now that there is a search for 19-year-old James Jackson. “While I am deeply concerned about the events that … Read more

How to get your VIN etched for free in LA

How to get your VIN etched for free in LA

ENGENE – People who want their vehicle identification numbers etched on their catalytic converters as a preventative measure against theft can have the service done for free in Silver Lake on Wednesday. The event runs from kl. 10.00 to kl. 15.00 at Silver Lake Reservoir, 1863 Silver Lake Blvd., north of the dog park. The … Read more