DA Arrests Investigators Who Tried to Ensnare Councilmen

Christopher J. Lanzillo and Scott Impola, who worked for a law firm retained by the Costa Mesa Police Officers Association, where charged with four felonies relating to their alleged efforts to trap two Costa Mesa councilmen in embarrassing or illegal acts.

Westminster Police Get Salary Increase

Westminster City Council members Wednesday approved a $1.65 million labor deal with the local police union, giving officers a six percent salary boost along with other benefits like cash bonuses in exchange for making them pay into their pensions.

The Slow Pace of State Medical Board Investigations

The Medical Board of California’s years-long probe into a Santa Ana anesthesiologist’s prescribing of narcotics shows the need for reform.