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January 18, 2019


Sheriff Villanueva States LASD Will Continue to Cooperate With ICE, However Will Not Be Allowed Inside County Jails

Villanueva said dangerous, undocumented criminals released from a jail custody will still be turned over to ICE agents under SB54, but it will happen in a secure courtyard, outside the jail's confines.


Dramatic Video Shows Arrest of Carjacking and Pursuit Suspect

A woman stripped down to her bra and undershorts before being taken into custody in South Los Angeles after an hour-long chase came to a bizarre end on a rainy Monday morning.


Tree Branch Resembling Rifle Results in Temporary Lock Down of Santa Clarita College of the Canyons 

College of the Canyons in Valencia is no longer on lock down Wednesday after deputies cleared a search of a reportedly armed person on campus.


LASD Bomb Squad Assists Glendora PD During Citrus College Lock Down After Student Threatens to "Shoot Up" School

Terrell Lee Bennett, 30, of Chino, was found and taken into custody about 3:40 p.m., about four hours after he first called Glendora police "threatening that he was going to 'shoot up' Citrus College."


$15K Reward Offered For Information About Murder of Palmdale Teen


LASD's SEB Deputies Perform One of Many Swift Water Rescues Across Southern California During Recent Storm

Video shows a rescuer suspended from a helicopter floating down toward the roaring waters of the flooded San Gabriel River and lifting a person stranded on an isolated piece of land.

Sheriff Swearing In