A Southern California pastor and two followers have pleaded guilty to harming a 13-year-old boy who prosecutors say was pinched with pliers, struck with a shovel, forced to dig a mock grave and threatened with death.
Authorities Friday continued to investigate the apparent kidnapping and assault of a 14-year-old boy in San Bernardino County.
A student has been arrested for allegedly making criminal threats at El Cerrito Middle School in Corona.
An Azusa man was charged Thursday with nearly a dozen felonies in connection with allegedly making a series of phone threats against several schools, a hospital and a shopping mall in the eastern San Gabriel Valley last week.
A 28-year-old man was charged with trying to steal television news cameras during a protest of the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office.
Two Latino men suspected of being in a gang have been arrested for allegedly directing a series of hate crimes against an African-American family in Compton.
A 24-year-old Pomona man’s alleged violent Facebook threats against Los Angeles elementary school students in December have been made public.
The 27-year-old son of Pepperdine University’s president pleaded no contest Friday to threatening his father.
Christopher Benton, son of the president of Pepperdine University, is behind bars Thursday for allegedly making criminal threats against his parents.
A former Thousand Oaks City Council candidate has been sentenced to more than six years in prison for threatening to kill six prosecutors in the Ventura County district attorney’s office.