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 doctor has agreed to plead guilty to charges of illegally prescribing drugs to his patients at nightly meetings in Starbucks stores.
A former U.S. border inspector has admitted to taking bribes to bring illegal immigrants into California.
A former Los Angeles city commissioner who blamed a tumor for his partiality to child pornography was sentenced to seven years in federal prison Monday afternoon.
A Southern California man has been convicted of breaking into homes of five girls and women and fondling them as they slept.
A 43-year-old man who worked as a clown has pleaded guilty to raping a 12-year-old girl while in costume a decade ago.
A 28-year-old Fullerton man pleaded guilty Thursday to dragging a Garden Grove motorcycle officer several feet while trying to flee during a traffic stop.
A Los Angeles County man, who was arrested five years after his ex-girlfriend’s murder, has been sentenced to 26 years to life in prison for slitting her throat in 2001.
Federal prosecutors say a Los Angeles doctor has been convicted for health care fraud after submitting about $1 million in bills for tests that were never performed on patients.
Los Angeles County prosecutors say a Ventura County dairy farmer has pleaded guilty to charges related to mishandling food after being arrested in a raid on raw milk sales at a Venice health food store.
An ex-Transportation Security Administration agent pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal conspiracy charge of smuggling marijuana onto flights out of Los Angeles International Airport.
An ex-business officer for the Lynwood Unified School District admitted Tuesday to taking more than $700,000 in public funds for his own personal use.
A 23-year-old man was convicted for the second time on Thursday of raping three women, two of whom he connected with on the social networking website MySpace.
An ex-Orange County high school teacher pleaded guilty Monday to having a sexual relationship with a former 17-year-old student.
A Santa Ana nursing assistant was sentenced to jail Friday after pleading guilty to groping three of his female students.