An Apple Valley woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of a 2-year-old girl who died from complications after eating chili powder.
Scott Dekraai, the man charged with the worst mass killing in Orange County’s history, pleaded guilty Friday to eight counts of murder.
Deputy Public Defender Audrey Owens entered the plea Monday in federal court to two felony counts of theft of government property a week before trial was scheduled.
A former Irvine attorney will serve 120 days in jail for her role in a plot to plant drugs in a school volunteer’s car.
A former United Airlines flight attendant has pleaded guilty to making a bomb threat against a United jet flying between London and Los Angeles.
A former partner at the accounting firm KPMG agreed to plead guilty Tuesday to a securities fraud charge for providing insider information to a friend who plied him in return with cash bribes, a Rolex watch and other luxurious items.
Wal-Mart will pay $81.6 million after pleading guilty to criminal charges of improperly disposing of fertilizer, pesticides and other hazardous products that were pulled from stores in California and Missouri because of damaged packaging.
A Los Angeles Unified School District teacher pleaded guilty Monday to charges related to molesting an underage girl and leading police on a wild pursuit.
A 36-year-old Santa Ana man was sentenced to 18 months in prison after pleading guilty to attempting a sexual encounter with a 13-year-old girl.
Federal prosecutors say two Europeans have pleaded guilty to running an Internet scam where they sold non-existent cars to American victim to bank more than $4 million.
Former Hawthorne Mayor Larry Guidi pleaded guilty Wednesday to a taking a commercial food mixer from the Hawthorne School District, where he worked as a warehouse operations manager.
A 42-year-old Newport Beach man was sentenced to five years in prison Thursday after he pleaded guilty to molesting a 12-year-old girl he met through a social networking site.
A former records supervisor with the Covina Police Department has pleaded guilty to stealing $342,000 and hiding a drunken-driving report that involved her son-in-law.
Clark Gable’s 23-year-old grandson pleaded guilty Thursday to a felony charge for pointing a laser at a Los Angeles Police Department helicopter flying over Hollywood last summer.
A Los Angeles woman has pleaded guilty to involvement in a Medicare fraud scheme that bilked the health system out of nearly $6.3 million.