Tagged: Los Angeles County

La Canada Flintridge Woman Alleges Nurse Misconduct

Attorneys for a La Canada Flintridge woman who stuck pencils in her eyes in a suicide attempt, then sued Los Angeles County and other parties when a nurse took an unauthorized photo of her in that condition was posted on the Internet, told a judge Thursday, Sept. 10 that up to a half dozen other nurses may have taken similar images of the plaintiff. 1:42 pm Read More

Sheriff’s Deputy, Firefighter Dead in Murder-Suicide

Sheriff's homicide detectives Tuesday, Sept. 8 were trying to determine the motive behind a murder-suicide that claimed the life of an off-duty sheriff's deputy shot and killed in her La Canada Flintridge home by her husband, an off-duty Los Angeles County firefighter who later shot himself to death in Pacoima. 10:47 am Read More

LA County Child Contracts Plague

A Los Angeles County child contracted plague after visiting Stanislaus National Forest and camping in Yosemite National Park, state health officials announced Thursday, July 6, saying it's the first human case in California since 2006. 11:28 am Read More

Famed Los Angeles Prosecutor Bugliosi Dies

Funeral plans have yet to be announced for Vincent Bugliosi, who prosecuted Charles Manson and members of his murderous "family" for the Tate-LaBianca killings and later wrote about the case in the best- selling "Helter Skelter," which he co-authored. 9:23 am Read More