Los Angeles has obtained its first misdemeanor conviction for DUI while riding a Bird scooter in West Los Angeles. 28-year-old Nicholas Kauffroath was sentenced to three years of probation and ordered to pay a $550 fine after hitting a pedestrian while operating a Bird scooter while under the influence.
Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, has no plans to abandon his nomination despite accusations of sexual assault and inappropriate behavior. President Trump has spoken out on Kavanaugh's behalf and hopes he will be "confirmed quickly."
A Dallas police officer may face more serious charges from the grand jury in connection with the fatal shooting of her neighbor in his own apartment. 30-year-old Officer Amber Guyger has been charged with manslaughter after killing 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean while off-duty last week.
Kim Kardashian West returned to the White House last week to meet with some of President Trump's senior aides to discuss criminal justice reform. Kardashian West successfully pressed the Trump administration for the pardon of 63-year-old Alice Marie Johnson earlier this year.
A woman was killed and a man hospitalized with injuries after being struck by a vehicle that fled the scene around 2 am in North Redondo Beach on September 3. Police have identified 36-year-old Iryna Miller as the victim.