A 24-year-old man was convicted Tuesday of murdering a woman and her three young daughters, then setting the family’s Lancaster home on fire.
The wrongful conviction of a woman who spent 17 years in prison for a murder she didn’t commit was overturned Friday.
jury has convicted Paul Marshal Curry of murder in the 1994 poisoning death of his wife in San Clemente.
One of the most prolific killers in Los Angeles history was given additional death sentences Friday for four killings linked to him through DNA testing while he was on death row.
A state appeals court has upheld the second-degree murder conviction of a Southern California chef who claimed he cooked his wife’s body in boiling water.
Two Mexican nationals were convicted Wednesday in the death of a 34-year-old U.S. Coast Guard officer when they rammed his search vessel with their smuggling boat near the Channel Islands.
A Los Angeles judge has overturned the murder conviction of a man who spent 34 years behind bars for a crime he didn’t commit.
Three additional murder counts have been filed against former Oakland and Los Angeles Raiders lineman Anthony Wayne Smith who is awaiting retrial in another murder case.
A man who raped and murdered his 27-year-old fiancee in a car parked at a Temecula mall was convicted Friday of first-degree murder and other charges.o
A California appeals court has upheld the murder conviction of a mentally ill man who killed a police officer at Los Angeles International Airport in 2005.
An appeals court has refused to reconsider music producer Phil Spector’s appeal of his murder conviction, saying there was overwhelming evidence of his guilt.
Lawyers for music producer Phil Spector have asked an appeals court to take a second look at his arguments for a new trial.
A state appellate court panel Monday upheld record producer Phil Spector’s murder conviction for the shooting death of actress Lana Clarkson.