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Crime on LA Public Transit Rises as Riders Return

As use of Los Angeles public transit has rebounded from pandemic lows, reports of homicides, rapes, and aggravated assaults on operators have followed suit. LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva says the new Metro Public Safety ‘Committee has mishandled the situation.

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Jury Convicts Three of Murder in Arbery Case

A jury has convicted three men of murder in the death of Ahmaud Arbery, rejecting claims that they acted in self-defense. Arbery’s father, Marcus Arbery Sr., was seen crying and hugging supporters outside the courtroom after the verdict.“He didn’t do nothing,” the father said of his son, “but run and dream.”