LA District Attorney Recommends Diverting Mentally Ill From JailLos Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey is presenting a plan to divert low-level mentally ill offenders from jail and toward treatment.
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.
District Attorney's Office, FBI Seize Documents, Computers From Beaumont Civic CenterLocal and federal investigators seized documents, computers, and other items Wednesday from the Beaumont Civic Center, authorities said.
2 Would-Be Jewel Robbers Convicted Of Murder After Store Owner Fatally Shoots Their AccomplicesAuthorities said two would-be jewel robbers were convicted of provocative act murder Thursday in the botched heist at a store where the owner fatally shot two of their accomplices in 2011.
Man Sentenced For Pimping 20-Year-Old Woman While He Babysat Her ChildTashiri Wayne Williams of Los Angeles pleaded guilty to human trafficking charges on Tuesday
Man, 18, Charged With Murdering Stepfather's Girlfriend In Case Of Mistaken IdentityJose Alberto Perez was charged with one count each of murder and assault with a deadly weapon as well as special weapon allegations, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
Domestic Violence Suspect Found Hanging In La Habra Police JailThe man's identity was withheld pending notification of his next of kin.
Encino Man, 54, Charged With Attempted Murder For Griffith Park BeatingThe victim is now comatose and has paralysis, officials said.
Tensions Escalate Between Slain Mayor's Brother, Wife At Memorial ServiceTensions escalated at Monday's public memorial service for Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo.
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.
LA Man Gets Prison In Death Of Dog In Stolen VanThe 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.
3 Charged In Torture Of Orange County Prostitute Renice Stevenson Flores-Davis, 26; Oscar Gonzalez-Salinas, 33; and Sierra Rose Thompson, 26, were to be arraigned on charges of human trafficking, kidnapping and torturing the woman.