City Council president Herb Wesson reorganized committees and stripped rival councilmembers Bernard Parks and Jan Perry of their preferred chairmanships. Paul Krekorian is the new chairman of Parks' former budget and finance committee, and Jose Huizar got Perry's old energy and environment post. LA Times, City Maven, LA Biz Observed
Ramon Alvarez, a 25-year LAPD detective, was arrested on suspicion of grand theft for allegedly taking money from a drug suspect. LA Weekly
Deadline.com's Mike Fleming refutes allegations by Variety that he or his site's bosses have been cheating on the time stamps on posts.
Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg and former State Senator Tom Hayden guest with Conan Nolan on "NBC 4 News Conference" on Channel 4, Sunday at 9 a.m. and 11:30 p.m.