Itzcoatl Ocampo’s hearing was rescheduled for Feb. 17 after a judge granted the defense’s motion for a continuance.
Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas announced Tuesday that criminal charges are being filed against an Iraq war veteran accused of murdering four homeless men in Orange County.
Dozens of mourners lined up near the Santa Ana River on Tuesday to honor a local homeless man who was found stabbed to death last week.
The father of an Iraq war veteran accused of murdering four homeless men in Orange County is speaking out about what may have triggered the brutal killings.
Violent crime dropped 13.8 percent in Los Angeles County last year, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
The homeless community in Orange County that has been by stalked by a serial killer in recent weeks is now under the protection of angels.
A local shelter is offering food, prayer and safety advice to street people who could be potential targets for a serial killer.
The California Supreme Court on Monday tossed out the murder convictions and death sentences of a Los Angeles gang leader who authorities believe was the “shot caller” responsible for as many as 60 killings.
Police say they have linked six more murders and one attempted murder to Lonnie Franklin Jr. Franklin, who has been dubbed the Grim Sleeper, is now accused in 18 different killings.
An ex-LAPD detective says he knows who was behind the deaths of Tupac Skakur and Christopher Wallace, a.k.a. Notorious B.I.G. and claims to have the evidence to prove it.
While homicides have dropped significantly in the 12-square-mile area south of the 10 Freeway and west of the 110 Freeway, they may be heading to a new low in 2011.
The FBI says two fugitives wanted in separate murder cases in Southern California were arrested in Mexico this week and returned to the United States.
A Canoga Park man was ordered Wednesday to stand trial for the murder of his 87-year-old mother and 85-year-old uncle.
The former boss of a Los Angeles street gang has been convicted of eight murders and 10 attempted murders.
Police say three people have been found dead inside a home in Whittier. Officer Mike Dekowski says the bodies were found shortly before 7:30 p.m. Friday.