Two Chinese professors who attended the University of Southern California are among six Chinese nationals accused by federal prosecutors of stealing trade secrets from two U.S. tech companies.
Former Los Angeles County Undersheriff Paul Tanaka and retired Sheriff’s Captain William Thomas Carey were in custody on federal corruption charges Thursday.
Former California state Sen. Leland Yee has pleaded not guilty to an expanded indictment in his corruption case that included two new charges of money-laundering.
A candidate for County Assessor is calling on the Board of Supervisors to take action on John Noguez, who has evidently made over $500,000 with full pay and benefits in the two years since he took a leave of absence from the position.
Matthew Frazer was arraigned on February 19 and entered a plea of not guilty after a federal grand jury in Riverside returned an indictment charging the 42-year-old with production of child pornography.
A federal grand jury has indicted three men on charges of causing a Los Angeles-area wildfire that burned five homes.
Four Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department officials charged with conspiracy and obstruction of justice plead not guilty Monday in a wide-ranging federal probe of alleged abuses inside county jails.
A man whose case helped prompt the federal investigation into corruption and civil rights abuses against the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says he hoped justice will finally be served.
As many as 18 people have been charged in five separate cases involving corruption and civil rights charges, FBI officials said.
Eight people pleaded not guilty Friday to charges they operated a home burglary ring targeting vacationing Los Angeles Times subscribers.
The former boyfriend of a Southern California woman who went missing after the couple moved to Panama has been indicted on federal obstruction of justice and other charges, authorities said Thursday.
A Van Nuys man was indicted Tuesday for allegedly possessing child pornography.
Several government agents have been accused of participating in a long-running immigration fraud scheme.
A 72-year-old man accused of killing three women in Los Angeles in the 1980s was indicted by a grand jury Wednesday. His case will now go directly to trial.
An Orange County husband and wife have been indicted by a grand jury for allegedly planting drugs on a parent-volunteer at their child’s school.