Maya Lau

LA Times

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What is ‘The Reapers’ secret society in the LA County Sheriff’s Department?

L.A.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Alex Villanueva has a mandate and he does not care who – or what – gets in his way. At least, that’s how the newly minted Sheriff of L.A.

New Sheriff, New Chutzpah

Alex Villanueva has a mandate and he does not care who – or what – gets in his way. At least, that’s how the newly minted Sheriff of L.A.

from The Mixer

Barring any unforeseen changes, there will be a new L.A. County Sheriff at the start of next week.

Repainting the Sheriff's department, tan and green

Barring any unforeseen changes, there will be a new L.A. County Sheriff at the start of next week.

from The Mixer

More from KCRW

Hundreds of thousands of folks in the LGBTQ community will party and parade in West Hollywood in the name of equality this weekend.

from Greater LA

Federal immigration authorities drop off busloads of Central American migrants daily in San Bernardino and the Coachella Valley, where a local church is picking up the slack.

from Greater LA

Los Angeles Unified’s adult education program doesn't get much respect, and its funding is always in danger.

from Greater LA

Since 2010, Michelin did not give its coveted stars to any restaurants in Los Angeles (or Southern California for that matter). But this year, 24 restaurants in LA received stars.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Los Angeles Homeless Service Authority released this year's homeless count today. It shows a 12% increase in L.A.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Fentanyl is almost unthinkably strong. The synthetic opioid is 50 times more potent than heroin and has contributed to a wave of fatal overdoses in LA County.

from KCRW Features

To our detriment, California has lost touch with one of its greatest thinkers.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has proposed a rule change that would remove families with mixed immigration status from public and Section 8 housing.

from Greater LA

The last LA pro team to win a championship is the LA Sparks. So why can't the WNBA team get more people to come to their games, more sponsors, and media coverage?

from Greater LA