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 June 29, 2019


A Beautiful Procession Takes Fallen Deputy Joseph Solano to His Final Resting Place

A procession for slain Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Joseph Solano moved through the streets of East L.A. on Monday, where family and friends laid him to rest at Calvary Cemetery.


LA County Sheriff's Human Trafficking Task Force Arrests Suspected Human Trafficker- Looking for Additional Victims

Authorities say an alleged human trafficker targeted victims on social media, including a 16-year-old with autism and they're seeking the public's help in identifying additional potential victims. Investigators with the LASD say 23-year-old Bryan Barkley recruited victims between October 2018 and February 2019.


LASD Carson Deputies Un-Injured After Taking Rounds During Deputy-Involved Shooting in Long Beach


Sheriff Villanueva Hosts Press Conference with the Media in Order to Keep Pubic Informed with Department-Related Affairs

New uniforms, the latest in regards to I.C.E. detainers and processes, LASD's S.H.A.R.E. Program, and the Century station deputy-involved shooting.


City of Malibu Ready to Launch Disaster Notification System Intended to Save Lives During Emergency Situations

A full-scale run-thru of Malibu's Disaster Mass Notification System will be conducted Wednesday, allowing officials to test an upgrade expected to dramatically increase the city's ability to reach residents via their cellphones.


Deadly East LA Traffic Stop Leaves Suspect Dead, Deputy Injured

After conducting a traffic stop on a pickup truck with two men inside, investigators say an altercation occurred, leaving one dead and a deputy injured. 


Deputy Solano Remembered During Los Angeles Funeral

Los Angeles County Sheriff deputies as pallbearers salute during a memorial service for Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Joseph Solano at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles on Monday, June 24, 2019


Sheriff Villanueva Competed in the U.S. Police and Fire Championships, Represents Department During Javelin Throw

The United States Police & Fire Championships is an Olympic-style competition with athletes representing law enforcement and firefighters, across the country. Athletes compete in 54 different sports in 33 venues through-out San Diego County, that has been going on since 1967.

Sheriff Swearing In