The Los Angeles Daily News says Richard Alarcon showed up at county jail in downtown Los Angeles on Friday to begin serving a 120-day sentence but instead, he was fitted with an electronic monitor and sent home.
Former Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon will serve 120 days in jail as part of his sentencing Tuesday for his convictions on fraudulent voting and perjury charges.
Former Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon could serve jail time if prosecuting attorneys have their way.
Los Angeles doesn’t prohibit city employees convicted of felonies from receiving pensions, a worker in the city’s civilian retirement division told Los Angeles Daily News.
A former Los Angeles City Councilman and his wife Wednesday were convicted on charges of perjury and voter fraud, but cleared on several other counts.
Some utility ratepayers are less than thrilled to foot a $7.5 million bill that will help fund the Children’s Museum of Los Angeles.
L.A. Board of Public Works President Andrea Alarcón is speaking out for the first time amid an ongoing child endangerment investigation by police.
Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife pleaded not guilty Thursday morning to perjury and voter fraud charges.
A City Council committee moved forward with a controversial plan on Tuesday that would give undocumented immigrants access to banking services.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has endorsed the state Assembly bid of a Los Angeles City Councilman who was ordered this month to stand trial on perjury and voter fraud charges.
City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife face charges stemming from allegations that the couple did not live in a Panorama City home Alarcon claimed as his residence.
Councilman Richard Alarcon is defending his controversial proposal to allow illegal immigrants to use city-issued library cards as official identification and even as debit cards.
A longtime aide to L.A. City Councilman Richard Alarcon has been charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter after he allegedly struck and killed a transient, authorities announced Friday.
L.A. City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife, Flora, pleaded not guilty Friday morning in Los Angeles Superior Court to new perjury charges from the district attorney’s office.
Criminal charges were dismissed Thursday against Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon, who had been accused of perjury and voter fraud for allegedly living outside the district he represents and lying about his address.