LA County Prosecutor Launches 'Conviction Review Unit'Los Angeles County's top prosecutor Monday unveiled a newly-formed unit of the District Attorney's office to identify innocent people behind bars.
City Attorney Announces Conviction Of Serial Groper Who Preyed Upon Women Jogging Near USCJavier Cardoza, 21, entered a plea of no contest to four counts of battery on school grounds.
Lancaster Man Convicted Of Slaying Girlfriend With Sword In Front Of Her 4 ChildrenA Los Angeles County man who killed his live-in girlfriend with a sword in front of her four children has been convicted of murder.
Court Upholds Conviction In Murders Of Auto Racing Legend Mickey Thompson, WifeAn appeals court upheld convictions Monday in the murders of auto racing legend Mickey Thompson and his wife.
2 Men Convicted In Westminster Street Racing Crash That Killed 18-Year-OldOfficials announced Friday that two men were convicted for their involvement in a street racing incident, which resulted in the death of an 18-year-old girl.
California Man Exonerated In Murder Case Free After 36 YearsSixty-eight-year-old Michael Hanline's wrongful conviction is the latest case successfully taken on by the California Innocence Project.
Former Church Employee Convicted Of Sexually Assaulting 9-Year-Old Girl, Taking Up-Skirt VideosA former music teacher at an Anaheim church was convicted Wednesday of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl and taking up-skirt video of a 12-year-old student.
Man Convicted Of Murdering Wife, Trying To Dismember BodyA 42-year-old man has been convicted of killing his 59-year-old wife and unsuccessfully trying to dismember her body.
Norwalk Rapist Is Sentenced After Conviction Was Overturned Due To Strange, Antiquated 1872 LawThe overturned conviction prompted public firestorm and resulted in a change in the state's rape law.
Court Won't Overturn Conviction Of Man Who Repeatedly Tried To Kill Hemet OfficerA California appeals court has refused to overturn the conviction of a man who repeatedly tried to kill a Hemet police officer, likening his zany efforts to those of Wile E. Coyote.
Man, 21, Convicted In Shooting Outside USC Halloween PartyBrandon Spencer was accused of opening fire outside a party sponsored by the Black Student Assembly on October 31, 2012.
LA Woman Gets Jail, Counseling For Making 400+ False, Harassing 911 Calls A Los Angeles woman will serve jail time for making hundreds of harassing and false 911 calls in the past two years, prosecutors said Monday.