LASD: In the News

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 June 14, 2019


LA Sheriff's Department Mourns the Loss of Our Brother, Charges Suspect with Murder of Deputy Solano

Sheriff Villanueva: " I was able to see firsthand the tremendous impact Deputy Solano had on his family, friends and partners throughout the department. I shared in their grief, and struggled with the realization that in the painful days ahead, no amount of comfort could ever fill the void left in our hearts."


In Shock and Solidarity- Sheriff Leads Family of Fallen Deputy, Along with Friends and Colleagues, On an Emotional Walk to Coroner's Office

At a candlelight vigil for fallen Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Deputy Joseph Solano, family and friends remembered their hero.



Malibu Search & Rescue Team Releases Advisory After Rescuing 3 Dogs From Heat-Related Hiking Incidents


Los Angeles County Montrose Search & Rescue Team Locate 59-Year Old Lost Hiker

A 59-year-old woman spent a frightening night alone in the Angeles National Forest after being separated from a hiking group without a phone. Sung Kim was found Thursday after disappearing the day before near Buckhorn Campground at Mount Waterman.


LA County Sheriff's Department Takes Part in Pride Week, Designs LGBTQ Patch

“I am proud of each and every one of the fine men and women in the LASD, who serve our diverse communities every day,” Villanueva said in a press release this week. “We will always celebrate the fact that within our ranks, so many LGBTQ members of our Department serve openly and with absolute pride.”


Sheriff's Explosive Detecting K9 "Bbrooke" Named After 9/11 Victim

Sheriff Swearing In