Authorities say a man has pleaded guilty Friday to leading police on a wild chase through South Los Angeles this week, and striking a dog named Gordo in the process.
A Southern California man who killed his roommate, an Iraq War veteran, has been given 15 years to life in prison.
A Signal Hill man has been sentenced to serve life in state prison without the possibility after being convicted of killing two men over a span more than a decade, authorities said Friday.
Marilyn Hartman, the senior stowaway sentenced Wednesday to 177 days in the Los Angeles County Jail, has already been released.
A former Disneyland repairman was sentenced Thursday to 55 years in prison for molesting four girls, three of whom were relatives, after accepting a plea deal earlier in the week.
A 61-year-old man was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for raping and murdering an 84-year-old Anaheim woman nearly 30 years ago.
A judge Friday placed former Bell City Councilman George Mirabal on five years probation and ordered him to serve about one year in jail for bilking taxpayers through an inflated salary.
A 39-year-old man was sentenced Thursday for forcibly raping two women under the false pretense of performing spiritual cleansing acts on them in 2012, officials said.
Magdi Girgis was still maintaining his innocence when he addressed the court.
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.
The victim — 32-year-old Patrina Sebella of Rosemont — had been stabbed 19 times in her upper body.
A convicted smuggler who rammed his boat into a Coast Guard vessel off the Southern California coast, killing a crewman, has been sentenced to life in federal prison.
The judge ordered that the defendant’s computer be destroyed.
“I just want to tell the family, the Botello family, how really sorry I am,” Villalobos said,
A former high school volunteer was sentenced to one year in county jail for taking explicit and inappropriate images of a male teen student.