Crime & Justice |

First police shooting video released under OC's new policy

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
| Under the new policy, Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas will release police shooting video that isn't subject to any legal restrictions or is irrelevant to the event.

Las Vegas shooting victims from California can get financial help


Both California and Nevada are offering assistance to California residents who were injured or were otherwise affected, as well as surviving family members.

Immigrant rights activists slam LA sheriff over ICE cooperation


L.A. County's inspector general finds that Sheriff Jim McDonnell failed to reveal the extent to which his department cooperates with federal immigration agents.


​Texas Tech police officer killed, campus on lockdown


A student sought in the shooting death of a campus police officer at police headquarters has been captured. Officials lift campus lockdown.

California woman killed at Vegas concert remembered for huge heart


Carrying cream-colored candles, at least 200 people gathered outside an elementary school that Nicol Kimura attended when she was a child in the community of Placentia.

Gun-related homicides are up in California


Reversing almost a decade of decline, the rate of people killed with guns in California rose 15 percent last year.

US Marshals shoot attempted murder suspect in Duarte


 L.A. County Sheriff's deputies are investigating the circumstances that led to a fatal officer-involved shooting in Duarte on Friday afternoon.

Victim's family sues to freeze Las Vegas gunman's assets


The petition says it's a necessary step to allow lawsuits to be brought against the estate. It would prevent Paddock's girlfriend and brother from inheriting his assets.

Rapper Nelly arrested on rape accusation


Police arrested rapper Nelly early Saturday after a woman said he raped her on his tour bus in a town outside Seattle, an accusation the Grammy winner's attorney staunchly denied.