California authorities are combing through DNA left behind by dead killers, rapists and other criminals in an effort to solve cases that went cold years ago.
An Orange County jury has recommended the death penalty for a 29-year-old man convicted of raping and killing a woman, raping three others and assaulting another.
A Redondo Beach man’s DNA linked him to the rape of a woman he met on a social networking website last year.
The parents of a woman murdered by a Los Angeles police officer in 1986 have lost their last attempt to sue the department over the way it handled the high-profile investigation.
San Bernardino County’s top prosecutor wants lawmakers to require immigrants applying for citizenship to provide a DNA sample as part of the matriculation process.
A man accused of killing three women in Los Angeles in the 1980s was nabbed after police found DNA evidence that linked him to the crimes.
A Southern California man has been convicted of breaking into homes of five girls and women and fondling them as they slept.
Mark Klaas, father of Polly Klaas, visited the KCAL9 studios Friday to here to discuss how parents can receive DNA kits and photographs of their children, free of cost, at this year’s KlassKids Foundation’s “Print-A-Thon”!
Los Angeles County sheriff’s investigators said Thursday they have linked the murder of a 20-year-old woman whose body was found in 1995 to that of a missing person who vanished from her home on California’s Central Coast.
The Long Beach Police Department said in a statement on Sunday that the cold case homicide — their oldest to date — has been solved.
Santa Monica police said new DNA tests led to the arrest of a 46-year-old man in the deaths of two women killed a decade ago.
Retired LAPD detective Stephanie Lazarus is scheduled to be sentenced Friday in a decades-old love triangle murder.
Murder and rape charges were filed Friday against a Kansas man after he was linked by DNA to the 1981 rape and murder of a Whittier woman, police said.
Researchers at a Playa Vista non-profit are trying to determine the secrets of a long life and they’re looking for DNA from centenarians.
A California death row inmate has pleaded guilty to the 1989 strangulation of a 15-year-old Long Beach teenager.