A former Beverly Hills cosmetic surgeon was found guilty Wednesday of involuntary manslaughter in connection with the 2010 death of a 61-year-old patient.
Police Thursday sought a suspect wanted for allegedly abusing an elderly man on a Culver City bus.
The jury deliberated for three days.
Police announced Wednesday that they have arrested two men involved in numerous cases of defrauding older, sick Los Angeles County residents.
Authorities Saturday arrested a certified financial advisor in connection with charges of financial abuse of the elderly.
Authorities said the victim was admitted to the ICU for septic shock, believed to have resulted from several open and infected wounds.
Gov. Jerry Brown is expected to sign three bills that are intended to prevent elder abuse.
Robert Dickerman, 47, was arrested Tuesday, nearly 15 months after his mother died of sepsis at Orange Coast Memorial Hospital.
Three people were arrested last week for allegedly scamming a 67-year-old woman out of $34,000 in cash and jewelry, according to Torrance police.
Authorities say they have arrested four people in connection with the cultivation of marijuana.
An Orange County in-home caregiver was in custody Wednesday for allegedly sexually abusing a 66-year-old woman.
A Riverside man whose house was allegedly filled with explosives and booby traps pleaded not guilty to three felony counts on Thursday.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s investigators say El Monte police used flashlights, batons and a stun gun on a mentally ill man suspected of elder abuse who later died at a hospital.
A second parent has died as the result of a fire officials in Riverside say was set by the couple’s developmentally-disabled daughter.
An elderly, housebound Palos Verdes Estates heiress’s large donation to a charity connected to the Kabbalah Centre is being investigated as possible elder abuse.