Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease associated with the waste from rats.
Authorities on Tuesday were conducting a mass sanitation effort at the Brentwood homeless encampment outside the VA hospital on San Vicente Blvd.
A suspect is in custody after leading police on a chase across the West Los Angeles area Tuesday afternoon.
Motorists in the West Los Angeles area could run into some traffic delays Friday afternoon, as Vice President Kamala Harris flies into the Southland to spend the night at her Brentwood home.
A 3.4-magnitude earthquake was reported in the El Segundo area.
Los Angeles City Councilman Mike Bonin has been served with a recall notice amid a growing concern from residents over the ongoing homelessness crisis.
A Rainbow Halo disc has been installed at an intersection close to where a woman was killed when her car was hit by a teen Lamborghini SUV driver.
On a day dedicated to honoring our fallen heroes, police were investigating after American flags were allegedly stolen at the Los Angeles National Cemetery.
The 17-year-old driver behind the wheel of a Lamborghini who was speeding at 106 mph when he crashed into another vehicle, killing a woman in West Los Angeles admitted to a charge of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence on Friday.
The teen driver who is accused of speeding and then killing a woman in the Feb. 17 crash in West Los Angeles is now facing charges, the woman's family confirms with FOX 11.
Los Angeles City Councilmember Mike Bonin has proposed creating temporary homeless sites at Will Rogers State Beach, Dockweiler Beach and Fisherman's Village in Marina del Rey to address the ongoing homelessness issue in Los Angeles.
The driver of a suspected stolen vehicle who led police on a slow-speed pursuit in West Los Angeles early Friday morning was taken into custody, officials said.
The father of a teen driver behind the wheel of a Lamborghini accused of hitting a woman in a deadly West Los Angeles crash apologized on camera to the grieving family.
The grieving parents say their daughter was on her way home from work when a teenager speeding in a Lamborghini hit her car, killing her.
One person is dead and another was injured during a collision Wednesday evening in West LA.
The Los Angeles Police Department was in pursuit of a reported stolen white Mercedes utility van driving erratically through the Westside of Los Angeles on Tuesday evening.
Some call his tactic inhumane. Howevery, the owner thought enough was enough after someone yanked the ladder he was standing on outside his business, breaking the owner's arm.
A business owner is playing loud music outside of his office on Wilshire Boulevard to push the nearby homeless encampment out of the neighborhood.
She has a knack for turning an ordinary street corner into a sidewalk symphony.
Sheng-Ching Hsu has a knack for turning an ordinary street corner into a sidewalk symphony.