Family, Teachers Protest Alleged DCFS Inaction Following Death Of 2nd Abused BoyDCFS claims it received more than a dozen calls about the suspected abuse of 10-year-old Anthony Avalos of Lancaster. The boy died in June from a head injury, and now his mother and her boyfriend are in custody accused of murder and torture.
LA Sheriff's Deputy Relieved Of Duty For Alleged 6-Car DUI Crash After Being On The Job For 6 MonthsThe Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept. confirmed Nicholas Smith, 24, of Palmdale was relieved of his duty as of 7:35 am Sunday. The agency said he had been with the department for six months.
Student Injured In Palmdale School Shooting Files Claim Against District"I was just, like, really shocked to see that a gun was pointed at me and feeling the pain after," 15-year-old Robert Ruiz Dominguez told reporters at a Thursday press conference.
Tense Standoff After Pursuit In Palmdale Ends With Man In CustodyThe pursuit began at around 3:30 p.m., with officers engaging the driver of the vehicle with nonlethal rounds.