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Former City Councilman Richard Alarcon (R) and Flora Montes de Oca Alarcon entered not guilty pleas in October 2012 on perjury and voter fraud charges. (CBS)

Ex-City Councilman Sentenced To 4 Months In Jail For Voter Fraud, Perjury

Former Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon will serve 120 days in jail as part of his sentencing Tuesday for his convictions on fraudulent voting and perjury charges.

10/14/2014

Timothy Lai (credit: Newport Beach Police Department/California DMV)

Tutor Allegedly Involved In Corona Del Mar HS Cheating Scandal Arrested

Timothy Lai, 29, is accused of fleeing the country shortly after Newport Beach police began investigating claims students’ grades had been manipulated durin a computer hack at Corona Del Mar High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/06/2014

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Former Irwindale Police Officer Pleads No Contest To Sexual Assault Charges

David Paul Fraijo, 36, faces up to nine years in prison when he is sentenced Jan. 12.

10/03/2014

(L-R) Photo of Daniel Crespo and his wife, Levette. (credit: CBS)

Mayor’s Brother: ‘I’ve Never Seen Him Beat Up His Son’

Murder charges were still pending Wednesday in the fatal shooting of Daniel Crespo, the mayor of Bell Gardens.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/01/2014

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NYC Fire Captain Charged With Sex Crimes Against 2 Children In Hollywood

A New York City fire captain has been charged with sexually molesting two boys while visiting the Southland earlier this month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/29/2014

Deputy City Attorney Christopher Richard Garcia, 57, was arrested earlier this month. (CBS)

Deputy LA City Attorney Pleads Not Guilty To Child Porn Charges

A veteran Los Angeles deputy city attorney pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he distributed and was in possession of child pornography.

09/25/2014

South Pasadena High School

South Pasadena High School Students Face New Charges In Shooting Plot

KCAL9’s Jeff Nguyen reports the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has now charged the teenagers one count of conspiracy to commit murder and a one count of conspiracy to commit assault with a deadly weapon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/08/2014

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LA Man Gets Prison In Death Of Dog In Stolen Van

The district attorney’s office says 30-year-old Danny Fis pleaded no contest to one count each of animal cruelty and unlawful driving or taking of a vehicle and was sentenced Tuesday to 16 months in prison.

09/02/2014

An attorney for the family of Milton Olin (pictured) is expected to file the lawsuit Wednesday. (CBS)

DA Declines To File Charges Against Deputy In Crash That Killed Entertainment Lawyer

A charge evaluation worksheet made public Wednesday said there was “insufficient evidence” to charge Deputy Andrew Wood with vehicular manslaughter.

08/27/2014

David Diaz caught a CHP officer hit a woman in the face, repeatedly, on Tuesday night. (credit CBS)

Officer In Freeway Beating Video Could Face ‘Serious Charges’ As CHP Forwards Investigation To DA’s Office

The officer seen in a video punching a woman along the 10 Freeway in July could face “potentially serious charges” as the California Highway Patrol forwards its investigation Wednesday to the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/20/2014

Authorities say Jonathan Koppenhaver was arrested last Friday at a Simi Valley hotel. (credit: Las Vegas Police Department)

MMA Fighter Accused Of Brutally Beating Girlfriend Due In Court

Jonathan Koppenhaver – aka “War Machine” – is accused of brutally beating his porn star girlfriend in Las Vegas and then fleeing to Simi Valley.

08/19/2014

USC grad student Xinran Ji was found murdered July 24, 2014 while walking home from a study group, according to the District Attorney's Office (credit: The Daily Trojan)

Teens Charged In Death Of USC Student Plead Not Guilty

Four teenagers – two of whom are being prosecuted as adults – pleaded not guilty Tuesday to murder charges stemming from the deadly assault of USC graduate student from China last month.

08/12/2014

Singer Justin Bieber at the premiere of Open Road Films' "Justin Bieber's Believe" at the Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on December 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo credit:  Kevin Winter/Getty Images Entertainment)

Justin Bieber Sentenced For Egging Calabasas Neighbor’s Home

Singer Justin Bieber has pleaded no contest to vandalism for egging his former neighbor’s home, according to Los Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/09/2014

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It’s No Longer Illegal For Jurors To Use Electronic Devices During Trials

Gov. Jerry Brown signed AB2683 on Tuesday, repealing a law that made it a misdemeanor to disobey a judge’s order to stay off electronic devices during a trial.

07/08/2014

Bieber, 19, was arrested in the early morning hours of Jan. 23, 2014 after drag racing on a Miami Beach street. He was later booked on DUI, resisting arrest and driving without a valid license. (credit: Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department)

DA Won’t File Felony Charge Against Bieber Over Run-In With Woman At Mini Golf Course

The matter was referred to the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office for possible misdemeanor prosecution.

06/12/2014

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