Susan Mellen wants a formal declaration of innocence because it would force the state to pay her about $600,000 for her years of incarceration.
Authorities say an ex-con accused of being in possession of a loaded firearm was behind bars this weekend.
Thirty years ago today, Kimberly Gonzales was raped and murdered — beaten with a beer bottle and stabbed to death.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has started the process of reviewing cases of California inmates who are serving time under the three-strikes law.
Los Angeles County Assessor John Noguez remained behind bars pending a bail review hearing set for Monday.
Deputies say they have arrested a man in connection with a burglary that occurred about a week ago at a home near Riverside.
Kelly and Shawn Moreau have been on a single-minded mission the past five months.
A suspected jewelry thief accused of trying to break into a Calabasas home was behind bars, sheriff’s deputies said.
A former San Diego County jail counselor has been sentenced to ten years in federal prison for distributing child pornography.
A 27-year-old Compton woman was behind bars Sunday on suspicion of shining a laser pointer at an airliner and sheriff’s helicopter.
A 31-year-old La Quinta man was behind bars Friday and he has the dubious distinction of being named “the most prolific” robber in the county’s history, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department says.
Officials theorize that a 20-year-old Army private who escaped from custody in Georgia Friday is headed to the Southland.