Christian K. Gerhartsreiter, a man who claimed to be a member of the famous Rockefeller family, was convicted Wednesday of first-degree murder in the death of a San Marino man 28 years ago.
An Orange County mother of three was convicted of first-degree murder Monday for persuading her lover to kill her wealthy boyfriend, so she could loot his savings and cash in a $1 million life insurance policy.
A death sentence is expected Thursday for a Rowland Heights woman convicted of smothering her two young sons with a pillow and killing her husband with a sword as he slept.
A prisoner serving a life sentence for the dismemberment murder of a Santa Clarita man was convicted based on false testimony, a defense attorney alleged Wednesday.
A former San Bernardino police officer has been convicted of murdering his wife in a backyard hot tub at his retrial in Riverside.
The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to review the case against two gang members that were convicted of the May 2004 shooting deaths of a Navy sailor and one of his friends.
Two men were convicted Friday of killing a teenager and a young man in a van at a West Covina intersection.