Barbara Wu was sentenced Monday to three years, four months in state prison after pleading guilty January 15 to one count each of stalking and witness intimidation, as well as two counts of solicitation to commit a criminal act.
John Hawkins was convicted of conspiracy and sentenced to 25 years to life in prison. It was there he says he found his calling: counseling troubled teens.
KCAL9’s Jeff Nguyen reports the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has now charged the teenagers one count of conspiracy to commit murder and a one count of conspiracy to commit assault with a deadly weapon.
Prosecutors say Cristobal and a friend offered $6,500 to a Los Angeles police detective who was posing as a hit man.
A National Guard reservist has been arrested at the U.S-Canada border in Washington for allegedly trying to aid al-Qaida in a plot to attack a Southland subway.
Back in November, Esparza told reporters a plea deal was out of the question.
A Burbank police officer has been freed on bond after being charged with lying to the FBI during an investigation of a suspected extortion scheme involving his girlfriend and her estranged husband.
A judge Monday rejected the argument of defense attorneys that Orange County prosecutors lack jurisdiction in the case of a local man accused of killing his ex-wife on a cruise and throwing her body overboard.
The former Orange County attorney charged with strangling his ex-wife and throwing her overboard during a May 2006 cruise to Italy was extradited to Orange County Friday.
Mayor Pro Tem Jim Righeimer says he knows who is behind an alleged plot to set him up with a false DUI report.
A UC Irvine professor pleaded not guilty Wednesday morning to 10 arson charges related to a a series of fires and an alleged plot to attack a Irvine high school.
A former Marine and two accomplices were behind bars on Wednesday on charges of plotting to beat his pregnant wife to death.
A 16-year-old boy was in custody Wednesday for allegedly threatening to go on a murderous shooting rampage at Notre Dame High School.
Three people are scheduled to be arraigned Thursday in connection with a murder plot that was carried out in Ontario.
Roger Stockham, 63, says he didn’t intend to use powerful fireworks he had with him to attack the mosque or worshippers.