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June 13, 2019 - 2:26 pm
LOS ANGELES - A Utah man accused of fatally shooting an off-duty sheriff's deputy inside an Alhambra fast-food restaurant and gunning down another man in downtown Los Angeles was charged today with two counts of murder. Rhett Nelson, 30, was also charged with two counts of robbery for allegedly...
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LASD Facebook Page
April 22, 2019 - 7:22 am
The search for a 15-year-old girl, traveling with her mother and a boyfriend wanted for murder, is expanding through the Southern California Area and may extend into Nevada or Mexico. Relatives and friends of a missing 15-year-old South Bay girl are appealing for her safe return. Her father pleaded...
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April 12, 2019 - 12:12 pm
LOS ANGELES - Dismissals of disciplinary investigations against Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies skyrocketed in the first two months of the year, compared to the final months of last year, most times in apparent violation of department policy, according to a report by the agency's watchdog...
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Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
March 20, 2019 - 7:06 am
A 19-year-old college student with an undisclosed mental condition was missing this morning. Ekene Malacky "Kenny" Okolie was last seen about 1 p.m. Monday when he walked away from a grocery store at Beverly Boulevard and Lafayette Park Place in the Westlake area of Los Angeles, according to Deputy...
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LA County Sheriff's Department Facebook
February 22, 2019 - 10:14 am
(KNX 1070) - A highly-respected Los Angeles Sheriff's homicide investigator has died. Lieutenant John Corina passed away at a hospital after a brief illness. He was 58-years-old. Corina served on the department 36 years and lead a team of investigators that re-opened the 1981 death of actress...
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Craig Fiegener
December 11, 2018 - 2:05 pm
(KNX 1070) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy has been charged with voluntary manslaughter for the deadly shooting of an unarmed driver at a Norwalk gas station two years ago. Luke Liu was taken into custody after turning himself in this morning to face the charges. The attorney for the deputy...
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Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
December 07, 2018 - 4:26 pm
(KNX 1070) - The Los Angeles County Sheriff''s Department has suspended operations of a highway enforcement team that has been accused of racial profiling. The team searched for drug-runners on Interstate 5, and reportedly stopped thousands of innocent drivers. The Los Angeles County Inspector...
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September 26, 2018 - 4:52 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A safety campaign aimed at getting owners of firearms to keep them secure was launched today by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. At a news conference in downtown Los Angeles, Sheriff Jim McDonnell introduced three public safety announcements for the "If It's Not...
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Jon Baird
September 25, 2018 - 7:28 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS/KNX 1070) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy underwent surgery and is hospitalized in stable condition today after he was wounded in a shooting with three suspects in East Los Angeles that left one suspect dead at the scene. At about 11:30 p.m. Monday, two deputies spotted a...
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LASD Newsroom
September 24, 2018 - 4:08 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Los Angeles Sheriff's Department has a new brochure for students. It's called "Surviving an Active Shooter" and as of Monday, it will be available for elementary through community college-age students. “We are adopting the same philosophy about threats against our schools as the FBI...
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