Ex-Marine Testifying At His Murder Trial Confesses To Strangling WomanA former Marine shocked the courtroom during his own murder trial, admitting to strangling the wife of another Marine and pushing her head-first down an abandoned mine shaft in the remote California desert.
Plea Deal For Wife Of Slain Bell Gardens Mayor Falls ApartThe attorneys said they tried to reach a deal, but the offer was not approved by supervisors in the District Attorney’s Office.
Jury To Hear Closing Arguments In Penalty Phase Of 'Grim Sleeper' TrialThe fate of the convicted “Grim Sleeper” killer is in the hands of jurors, who will hear closing arguments Thursday in the penalty phase of his trial.
'The Shield' Actor's Attorney Seeks Manslaughter ConvictionAfter closing arguments Friday, a jury of six men and six women will decide whether to convict Michael Jace of first-degree murder or of a lesser charge such as voluntary manslaughter.
'Shield' Actor Michael Jace Won't Take Stand In Murder TrialAn actor who played a police officer on television says he will not testify in his own defense in a murder case filed after he fatally shot his wife two years ago.
Prosecutor: 'Shield' Actor Taunted Wife Before Killing HerAn actor who played a police officer on TV was upset because his wife wanted a divorce and taunted her before fatally shooting her in their Los Angeles home while their two young sons watched, a prosecutor told jurors Tuesday.
Murder Trial For 'The Shield' Actor Set To Begin In LAThe actor's attorneys have said his state of mind on the day of the killing will be a key element of his defense in the murder case.
Attorney Suggests 'Mystery Man' Could Be Responsible For 'Grim Sleeper' KillingsAn attorney for a man charged in the "Grim Sleeper" murders of nine women and a teenage girl told jurors Tuesday that the string of killings could have been committed by a "mystery man."
2 Suspects To Face Trial In Death Of UCLA Student Found In Burned Westwood ApartmentTwo young men were ordered Monday to stand trial for the stabbing death of a 21-year-old UCLA student whose body was discovered after a fire at her Westwood apartment last year.
Man Sentenced To Death For 2012 Murders Of 4 Outside Northridge Boarding HomeA 34-year-old man was sentenced to death Friday for the murders of four people outside a Northridge boarding home in 2012.
Murder Trial Delayed For Actor Michael JaceA judge has delayed a murder trial for an actor who appeared on the television series "The Shield" to give his attorneys more time to investigate.
Murder Trial Begins For Rowland Heights Doctor Accused In 3 Men's Drug DeathsAttorneys were set to deliver opening statements Monday in the trial of a California doctor charged with murder in the deaths of three young men who overdosed on prescription pain killers.