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.