The frontman of the Los Angeles rock band Lights Over Paris was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday after bilking more than $11 million from banks and using it to fuel his fantasy of being a rock star, prosecutors said.
A 58-year-old doctor was sentenced Monday for sexually exploiting female patients in a Los Angeles exam room.
A con man who posed as a member of the famous Rockefeller family was sentenced Thursday to 27 years to life in prison for the murder of a San Marino man 28 years ago.
A former Marine has been sentenced to death for the murders of a fellow Marine and his wife in a brutal attack on their Southern California home.
A 30-year-old Moreno Valley woman was sentenced to 17 years in prison Wednesday for a DUI-related crash in South Los Angeles that killed three sisters.
A former University of California, Irvine professor pleaded guilty Tuesday to multiple counts of arson and other charges in a plea deal after setting fires at his teenage son’s high school and other locations following the boy’s suicide.
A man accused of injecting a 13-year-old with the heroin that caused him to overdose and die at a sleepover was sentenced to 14 years in state prison Monday.
Justin Alvin Masao Tombleson faces up to 34 years in prison after he was convicted by a jury on two counts of voluntary manslaughter following a violent altercation outside Albatros Mexican Food on Rockfield Boulevard on June 11, 2011.
A Lomita chef who told police he cooked his wife’s body for four days in boiling water was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison Friday.
Singer Bobby Brown was released from jail Wednesday after serving only eight hours of a 55-day sentence for a driving under the influence conviction.
A California judge on Monday set aside a 124-year prison sentence given to an heir to the Max Factor fortune who was convicted of drugging and raping three women.
Bobby Brown has been sentenced to 55 days in a Los Angeles jail and four years of probation for a drunken driving case.
A former Catholic priest was sentenced to five years of felony probation Wednesday after pleading no contest to three sexual misconduct charges.
A 35-year-old woman who has been in prison since she killed her former pimp at age 16 is eligible for parole, according to Riverside County prosecutors.
An Egyptian court Wednesday sentenced seven Coptic Christians to death in absentia for making the anti-Islam film, The Innocence of Muslims, which was filmed here in Southern California.