LA District Attorney Recommends Diverting Mentally Ill From JailLos Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey is presenting a plan to divert low-level mentally ill offenders from jail and toward treatment.
LA County Prosecutor Launches 'Conviction Review Unit'Los Angeles County's top prosecutor Monday unveiled a newly-formed unit of the District Attorney's office to identify innocent people behind bars.
LA District Attorney's New Unit To Probe Wrongful Conviction ClaimsSome of the biggest names in show business are teaming up to take on Hollywood's treatment of aging actresses.
DA Lacey Defends Handling Of Officer-Involved ShootingsLos Angeles County's top prosecutor spoke out Friday to defend how her office handles the investigation and criminal prosecution of police officers.
Group Meets With DA To Seek Prosecution Of Officers Who Killed Ezell FordMembers of the group "Black Lives Matter" met with Los Angeles County's district attorney Friday to seek prosecution of two police officers who shot and killed Ezell Ford in August.
LA County DA, Target Take Crime Victims Shopping For The HolidaysLos Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey handed out gift cards to crime victims at a downtown Target Monday to help brighten their holidays.
Mental Health Group To Honor LA County District AttorneyLos Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey's work to help those with mental illness in the criminal justice system will be recognized by a national group this weekend.
Bike Ride A Call For Action After Deputy Not Charged In Cyclist's DeathMore than 100 cyclists made their way from Calabasas to Los Angeles Wednesday evening to pay tribute to Milt Olin Jr., a prominent entertainment lawyer and former Napster executive who was killed while riding his bicycle in December.
DA Lacey To Give Keynote Address At Cybersecurity Summit District Attorney Jackie Lacey will be a keynote speaker Friday at a cyber-security conference aimed at long-range solutions on how to better track data thieves and secure key computer systems.
DA Jackie Lacey Warns Elderly Of 'Grandparents Scam' After Con Artists Swindle Her Own MotherEven Jackie Lacey couldn't prevent her mother from being targeted by con artists.
Parole Board Again Recommends Release For Manson Follower Bruce DavisDavis has been twice previously recommended for parole -- but rejected both times, once by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger in June 2010 and by Gov. Jerry Brown last March.
LA County DA Announces Program To Help Young Sex Trafficking VictimsDistrict Attorney Jackie Lacey Wednesday announced a diversion program aimed at getting young victims of sex trafficking off the streets.