Richard Winton, Los Angeles Times

Richard Winton

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Rise in California homicides echoes the nation, but state fares better in violent crime, FBI stats show

Massive homicide rise in California echoes the nation but state fares better in violent crime, FBI stats show. Experts say phenomenon seen from big cities to small places → Read More

All California prison guards, staff must get COVID-19 vaccine, federal judge rules

A federal judge on Monday ordered that all correctional officers and staff entering California's prisons be vaccinated. → Read More

A champion of COVID-19 vaccines, Newsom fights plan to mandate them for prison guards

A federal court-appointed official is seeking a vaccine mandate for all California prison guards and staff. → Read More

She once solved murders. Then she was found dead in her freezer

Miriam Travis she was the first woman to work murders in a unit known as "The Bulldogs," retiring in 1990 to live a quiet life in Riverside. → Read More

Kristin Smart Paul Flores case timeline: What to know

The mystery over the 1996 disappearance of Kristin Smart took a new turn Wednesday when a judge ruled that Paul Flores will be tried for murder. → Read More

Judge rules Paul Flores and father to stand trial in 1996 Kristin Smart killing

Paul Flores was arrested in April nearly 25 years after Cal Poly San Luis Obispo student Kristin Smart, 19, vanished. Her body has never been found. → Read More

L.A. City Council cracks down protests, disruptive behavior

The L.A. City Council took several steps this week to crack down on disruptive protesters. → Read More

Pilot charged with series of sex assaults on Orange County running trails

Prosecutors say the 51-year-old Cathedral City resident choked his victims unconscious before trying to sexually assault two of them and raping one of them. → Read More

9 Oakland police officers disciplined over racist, sexist social media posts

An investigation showed the group shared offensive content online while using their work cellphones. → Read More

LAPD officers need COVID vaccine or negative coronavirus test to work overtime at big events

LAPD officers need COVID-19 vaccine cards or negative coronavirus tests to work big events that provide them extra money. → Read More

A wave of armed robberies along Melrose Avenue highlights bigger problem

A string of armed robberies in a popular shopping district highlights a rise this year in the number of robberies involving guns. → Read More

T.I and Tiny won't face criminal charges over sex assault allegation

The couple won't face criminal charges over allegations because of statute of limitations. → Read More

L.A. fire captain severely burned in downtown explosion sues building owners, vape shops

Victor Aguirre and his wife filed suit against the property owner and his companies along with the operators of Green Buddha and Smoke Tokes after last year's explosion in a downtown warehouse. → Read More

Homeless veteran stabbed to death at encampment near VA in West L.A.

Law enforcement sources said the man was stabbed by another man who lived in the encampment after he interceded in a domestic dispute. → Read More

Man with knife arrested at Ariana Grande's Hollywood home

Police arrest a man outside Ariana Grande's Hollywood Hills home after he allegedly flashed a knife at security guards. → Read More

Police seek woman in Larry Elder attack as his supporters claim a double standard

A woman wore a gorilla mask while throwing an egg an at the California gubernatorial candidate, who is Black, prompting claims the attack was racially motivated. → Read More

4 students arrested at Santa Clarita's Hart High in gun incident

Four students at Santa Clarita's Hart High were arrested after a tip prompted by a handgun's display on social media. → Read More

Anaheim man said he was a victim; police believe he's the killer

Anaheim man pretended he was a victim when his friend was shot, now police say he is the killer → Read More

LAPD arrests man suspected in a string of armed robberies along Melrose Avenue

The LAPD has arrested a man suspected as a getaway driver in a string of Melrose Avenue armed robberies → Read More

After camera found in girls bathroom at Rancho Cucamonga school, ex-coach charged with child porn

The hidden camera, which was discovered by another school staff member, looked like a cellphone charger that had been plugged into a bathroom wall, attorneys said. → Read More