Three men accused of violent crimes escaped from jail in Orange County, California, by cutting through steel bars and plumbing tunnels, authorities say.
A now-retired Alaska Airlines pilot was arrested on federal charges accusing him of flying a passenger plane while drunk.
A San Bernardino teen wanted by police posted an apparent confession on Facebook, saying she fatally stabbed her ex-boyfriend, Dorian Powell .
Rare California flooding may continue through the weekend. These photos of the flooding & damage were taken in Los Angeles, San Diego, & other regions.
Mark Salling, an actor best known for his role as “Puck” on the FOX TV show “Glee,” has been arrested in Los Angeles on possession of child pornography charges.
Brandi Chin is wanted for questioning by police in Fairfield, California, after a video appearing to show her throwing a dog during a fight went viral.
A 33-year-old Indiana man fell 60 feet off a cliff to his death in San Diego on Christmas Day while he was looking at an electronic device.
Robert Downey Jr., who spent time in prison in the 1990s after being convicted of drug offenses, has received a pardon from California Governor Jerry Brown.
A 55-year-old Donald Trump supporter from California was arrested after making homemade explosives as part of a plot to attack Muslims, police say.
Enrique Marquez, a childhood friend and neighbor of San Bernardino attacker Syed Farook, has been arrested by the FBI. Read the full criminal complaint here.
An email service called “cock.li” was used to send a threatening message to the Los Angeles and New York school districts, causing all LAUSD schools to close.
A 23-year-old man is accused of arson and committing a hate crime in the firebombing of a mosque in Coachella, California, police say.
Nicholas Robertson, 28, was fatally shot by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies in Lynwood, California. A video shows him crawling away as he is killed.
A California state employee was caught on video yelling insults and then attacking a group of Muslims praying in a park on Sunday.
Michael Cavallari, the brother of reality star Kristin Cavallari and brother-in-law of Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler, has been found dead.