A substance abuse counselor was sentenced Thursday to 55 years to life in prison for the death of a 31-year-old man she hit with her car and drove more than two miles with the him lodged in her windshield.
Yocio Jonathan Gomez was found guilty Friday of second-degree murder, gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and other charges.
Jurors deliberated for 12 hours before handing down the guilty verdicts.
A former Riverside County sheriff’s deputy has been convicted of second-degree murder in the off-duty shooting of man in a Murrieta bar.
An Antelope Valley man Friday made his first court appearance in connection with a second-degree murder charge stemming from a deadly pit bull attack.
A 12-year-old boy who admitted to killing his neo-Nazi father as he slept, was found guilty of second-degree murder Monday.
An 83-year-old man was sentenced to probation for the rest of his life for murdering his 94-year-old roommate at a Laguna Woods short-term care facility.
George Zimmerman turned himself in to authorities in Sanford Florida Wednesday to face a second degree murder charge in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Governor Jerry Brown has reversed a parole board decision to release a prisoner convicted of shooting and killing a 17-year-old girl on prom night in Anaheim.
A Rowland Heights doctor has been charged with second-degree murder after three of her patients died from prescription drug overdoses.
A teenage bicyclist convicted of killing a rival gang member in Santa Ana because he resented the way he looked at him has been sentenced to 40 years to life in prison.
An Indio man who allegedly hit his infant son to stop him from crying was ordered Friday to stand trial for second-degree murder and assaulting a child, along with 13 counts of felony robbery.