Prosecutors have declined to charge an 80-year-old Southern California man in the killing of a burglary suspect who falsely claimed she was pregnant.
For a second time, a mistrial was declared Tuesday in the case against a man accused of killing a 5-year-old boy wearing a Spider-man costume on Halloween of 2010.
Rapper Earl Warren Hayes and his estranged wife were trying to reconcile and she was optimistic about their chances only days before Hayes killed her and committed suicide, a police detective said Tuesday.
Steven Dean Gordon spent hours methodically telling a police detective how he and an accomplice randomly chose five women to rape, strangle and throw into trash bins.
City leaders announced Monday three coyotes had been trapped and euthanized using CO2 gas within the last week.
A homeless man who used a wheelchair, and was known in the neighborhood for seeking spare change, was found beaten to death outside a barber shop early Sunday morning, Riverside police said.
Freddy Perez-Rodas, 27, was arrested Wednesday in Murrieta on suspicion of murder, arson and child endangerment.
A former Orange County man has pleaded not guilty to killing his parents at their San Juan Capistrano mansion.
The District Attorney’s Office reported Thursday that Jaime Vidales has been charged with killing Miguel Sanchez in July 1997. If convicted he faces life in prison without possibility of parole.
A 38-year-old man suspected in a 1994 murder in West Covina was arrested over the weekend.
The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office declined to file charges Wednesday against the roommate of a minister who was found strangled to death inside his home in the Westmont area.
Authorities on Saturday identified the suspect they said shot two people — killing one and leaving the other critically wounded — at an apartment complex in Reseda.
A 33-year-old man was arrested for murdering an 84-year-old woman and brutally beating her 95-year-old husband during a home invasion, sheriff’s officials said Thursday.
Family members are looking for answers Monday after a 77-year-old Hemet man was murdered while he unloaded groceries in his garage over the weekend.
A 13-year-old boy who became one of the nation’s youngest killers when he shot his neo-Nazi father to death as the man slept should be incarcerated in a state juvenile justice facility to protect him and the public.