A member of a Vietnamese gang has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the retaliation murder of a fellow gang member in 1995.
Eric Naposki was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole Friday for killing his lover’s wealthy live-in boyfriend in 1994.
Matthew Castaneda, 36, will serve 15 years to life for his conviction in May of aggravated sexual assault of a child and committing a lewd act on a child younger than 14.
Orange County prosecutors say a Huntington Beach man has been sentenced to 65 years to life in prison in the kidnapping and sexual assault of a 7-year-old developmentally disabled girl.
The so-called “Wrong Way” bandit pleaded guilty Friday to several bank robberies and was immediately sentenced to 11 years and four months in prison.
A 23-year-old man was sentenced Friday to life in prison for killing someone in his group of friends who didn’t want to join the gang they were in.
A 24-year-old Orange County man was sentenced Friday for sexually assaulting two women and attacking another outside her home.
Prosecutors say two San Diego gang members have been handed lengthy sentences for their roles in the armed robberies of two Orange County jewelry stores in 2009.
An Orange County man has been given a possible life sentence for sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl on Christmas Eve.
District Attorney Steve Cooley hailed the use of DNA evidence in the conviction of former LAPD detective Stephanie Lazarus.
Sharlotte Hydorn faced a maximum sentence of up to one year in prison for her failure to pay taxes on at least $42,000 in suicide kit sales.
John Arthur Walthall swindled an elderly couple out of millions and used it to pay off debt, pay for his son’s film school and buy a hyperbaric oxygen chamber.
Two former employees of a BMW dealership in Glendale will not face jail time for a high-speed joyride last year.
A gang member from the San Gabriel Valley has been sentenced to death for killing two people in Whittier.
A Los Angeles woman has been sentenced to five years in state prison for using the Internet to scam people out of security deposits for rental properties.