After 43 years in prison and 30 parole hearings, parole officials on Thursday again decided it is safe to free Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis.
The suspect, who had matches in his pocket. had gathered kindling, twigs, and sticks and stacked them underneath a tree to set a fire, police said.
California has paroled a transgender inmate one day before a federal appeals court was to hear her request for the state to pay for her sex reassignment surgery.
Gov. Jerry Brown is allowing parole for a transgender inmate who is trying to force California to become the first state to pay for sex reassignment surgery.
A California panel recommended parole for a transgender inmate on Thursday, a decision that could keep her from receiving the prison-funded sex reassignment surgery she says is necessary for her emotional health.
A Charles Manson follower who once bragged of cutting a man’s head off lost another bid for freedom for two murders that have kept him behind bars 45 years.
Serial killer Brett Thomas was denied parole on Friday, forcing him to remain behind bars for at least another seven years.
Records show an ex-Mexican Mafia leader whose talk with a group of business executives and police officials drew criticism this week has been helped by his close relationship with law enforcement to make a bid for freedom.
Brian Pratt says Raylean Brooks continues to show no remorse for the crime.
A state appeals court has upheld a decision by California Gov. Jerry Brown to deny parole to a man convicted in the 1985 slayings of a Pasadena high school teacher and student.
A Southern California man convicted of killing three people, including two brothers, in a gang shooting has been sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole.
A key person who put away Charles Manson for life is recounting the haunting words that the cult leader told him 45 years ago.
Leonel Lopez Reyes came to the victim’s apartment under the guise of repaying the victim’s mother $100.
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 high desert community, determined to keep a notorious serial rapist out of their neighborhood, is in uproar after his parole.