Former Santa Monica City Manager Rod Gould has been forced to resign from Management Partners as part of a settlement agreement that he violated the City’s anti-corruption law known as the Oaks Initiative by going to work for the firm after approving their contracts.

Former Santa Monica City Manager Rod Gould Forced To Resign As Part Of Corruption...

Former Santa Monica City Manager Rod Gould has been forced to resign from his new job at Management Partners as part of a settlement...
Joseph Thomas Koetters

Santa Monica Man Begins Jail Sentence Following Sexual Relationships With Students:

Santa Monica man Joseph Thomas Koetters, a former English teacher, turned himself in today to begin serving a jail sentence for having sexual relationships...
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West L.A. Man Convicted For $4 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme:

The ex-owner of a Los Angeles medical supply company was convicted Friday for his role in a $4 million Medicare fraud scheme. Valery...
Joseph Thomas Koetters.

Santa Monica Man Pleads Guilty To Sex-Related Counts Involving Two Former Students:

A Santa Monica man who was a former English teacher at the prestigious Marlborough School in Hancock Park pleaded guilty today to having sexual...
Los Angeles International Airport.

Find Out Why An LAX Worker Is Suing Halle Berry & Her Husband:

An LAX worker is suing Halle Berry and her actor husband, Olivier Martinez, who alleges Martinez struck him with a child's car seat in...
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Trial Date Set For Big Blue Bus Lawsuit Over Motorcyclist’s Death:

A lawsuit brought by the parents of a motorcyclist killed in a Nov. 20, 2012 accident with a Big Blue Bus is scheduled to...
Bill Cosby.

Santa Monica Judge Won’t Dimiss Bill Cosby Molestation Case:

A lawsuit filed by a woman who alleges she was sexually assaulted by Bill Cosby at the Playboy Mansion in 1974, when she was...
Us Weekly reports fireworks were set off at midnight for NBA player James Harden's 26th birthday.

D.A. Decides Not To Prosecute Over Kardashian Fireworks Display Off Coast On Aug. 26:

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has decided not to prosecute anyone in connection with a huge fireworks display in the Marina del...
Jack Louis “Dad” Sporich

Octogenarian ‘Sex Tourist’ Who Once Lived in Santa Monica Gets 10 Years in Prison:

An 81-year-old pedophile who previously served time for molesting a Southern California child was sentenced today to 10 years in federal prison for having...
Caitlyn Jenner.

Santa Monica Superior Court Approves Caitlyn Marie Jenner Name Change:

The former Bruce Jenner is now officially Caitlyn Marie Jenner after a judge today approved the reality show star's request for a gender and...