A 24-year-old woman was scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday for the death of two friends killed in a 2013 crash on the 110 Freeway.
She murdered her 90-year-old father and then buried him in the backyard of their Bellflower home, and on Friday a judge decided Linda Sue Copeland’s restitution should be 15 years to life in prison.
A former Rialto Unified School District accountant was sentenced Thursday to five years in county jail for embezzling $1.8 million in district lunch money.
The jury deliberated for three days.
A man convicted for the robbery-murder of two foreign USC graduate students was sentenced to life in prison without parole Monday.
Two women were sentenced Friday to six years in prison for the beating death a 23-year-old woman outside a Santa Ana nightclub.
A pit bull owner whose dogs fatally mauled a jogger was sentenced Friday morning to 15 years to life in prison.
A Southland man convicted of raping and carjacking a woman in broad daylight in the parking lot of a Brentwood supermarket was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison.
A thief who was linked by DNA to two rapes in 2004 was sentenced Wednesday to 40 years to life in prison.
California state Sen. Rod Wright was sentenced Friday to three months in prison for lying about where he lived when he ran for office and leaders of the Senate said he should resign immediately.
An Orange County man was sentenced Friday to 15 years to life in state prison for killing his roommate in 2013.
State Sen. Rod Wright was sentenced Fiday to 90 days in jail for lying about his legal residence.
Former Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon could serve jail time if prosecuting attorneys have their way.
The district attorney’s office says 30-year-old Danny Fis pleaded no contest to one count each of animal cruelty and unlawful driving or taking of a vehicle and was sentenced Tuesday to 16 months in prison.
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.