Court documents show that the county is not only looking to force Kobe’s widow to undergo a psychiatric evaluation but also evaluations of the children and siblings of other crash victims, including a five-year-old.
The Los Angeles County sheriff says he will not enforce the county’s vaccine mandate in his agency.
FOX 11 caught up with Sheriff Alex Villanueva as he discussed the rise in crimes across Los Angeles County.
Villanueva worries the city's goal of creating 25,000 homeless housing units by 2025 will only encourage more transients to move to Southern California.
Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva says the people are "tired of being tired" about the homeless crisis.
VIDEO: Four LA County sheriff's deputies are under investigation after a man who was reportedly in the midst of a mental health crisis was shot and killed by police gunfire.
The sheriff said that while the LA County Health Department has authority to enforce the order, the "underfunded/defunded Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will not expend our limited resources and instead ask for voluntary compliance."
Villanueva's legal bid -- known as a writ of mandate — “is not available to compel the Inspector General to set aside his subpoena,” a judge ruled.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti publicly toured Venice on Tuesday amid an ongoing political battle about how to best address the homeless crisis plaguing the beachside community.
Sheriff Villanueva said a letter was sent this morning to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors urging them to declare a local state of emergency in order to address the homeless crisis.
Five puppies and several other animals were rescued from a massive marijuana grow bust operation near the Antelope Valley area on Tuesday.
The Los Angeles County Democratic Party Central Committee voted Tuesday night to call for Sheriff Alex Villanueva to resign, saying he has failed to rein in "long-standing problems within his department."
A political turf war over homelessness escalated in Venice on Tuesday.
The Los Angeles Sheriff's Department said two inmates are alive thanks to the inmates who stepped up to save them by giving them doses of Narcan as part of a pilot program established by Sheriff Alex Villanueva.
The city of Compton filed a damages claim against Los Angeles County Wednesday, alleging the sheriff's department has bilked the city out of millions of dollars by falsely reporting the amount of time deputies spend patrolling the city.
Relatives of those killed in violent crimes are pushing to recall Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón, claiming that LA County's new DA has put the rights of criminals before the rights of victims.
Sheriff Alex Villaneuva said his department is establishing a policy of releasing the names of deputies who fire their weapons at suspects.
A senior member of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's leadership ranks Wednesday announced his intention to run against Sheriff Alex Villanueva in 2022.
The task force recovered more than a dozen guns and also rescued a juvenile human trafficking victim.
Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has notified District Attorney George Gascón that he will begin sending his sheriff's detectives to parole hearings to "give victims a voice" as long as the newly elected DA continues to refuse to allow his prosecutors to attend them as part of his new reforms.