A 43-year-old man was sentenced to death Friday in the rape and fatal stabbing of a pregnant newlywed more than 25 years ago.
A jury recommended death for a man, called a “serial baby killer” by a prosecutor, who was convicted of killing his 2-month-old daughter and kept her body in a plastic container for a year.
A serial killer already sentenced to death in California admitted Friday to murdering two other young women in New York City in the 1970s.
Scott Peterson is appealing the guilty verdict and death sentence he received for the murder of his wife Laci and their unborn son Connor.
A jury has sentenced a parolee to death Tuesday for the murder of Riverside police Officer Ryan Bonaminio.
The California Supreme Court on Monday reversed the death sentence for a man who was convicted of killing a woman who was robbed, raped, tortured and beaten while walking to a Long Beach store to use $6 worth of food stamps.
The California Supreme Court on Monday tossed out the murder convictions and death sentences of a Los Angeles gang leader who authorities believe was the “shot caller” responsible for as many as 60 killings.
A man who co-owned a gold trading company was sentenced to death Thursday for masterminding his estranged wife’s murder in a Century City parking garage in 2008.
A preliminary hearing for one of Los Angeles’ most prolific serial killers is scheduled for Wednesday morning.
A jury has recommended the execution of a South Whittier man for the first-degree murder of a girlfriend and three other people.