Sentencing

Pomona Man Convicted Of Plans For ‘Violent Jihad’ Sentenced To Prison

Two men convicted of planning to commit “violent jihad” against American troops by joining terrorist groups in Afghanistan were scheduled Monday to be sentenced in Riverside.

02/23/2015

Andrea Cardosa pled guilty last month to charges linked to the molestation of two girls at middle and high schools. (credit: Riverside Police Department)

Ex-School Official Accused Of Molestation In YouTube Video Gets 10 Years In Prison

A former school administrator who molested two Riverside County girls — one of whom confronted her in a recorded telephone call later posted online — was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison.

02/09/2015

Dr. Ehab Mohamed (credit: CBS)

Sentencing Postponed For Ex-Cosmetic Surgeon In Death Of Liposuction Patient

A former Encino cosmetic surgeon convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of a patient was due in court Tuesday for sentencing.

02/03/2015

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Woman Sentenced After Pleading No Contest To Killing 2 Friends In 2013 Crash

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.

01/20/2015

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Woman Sentenced For Murdering WWII Veteran Father, Collecting His Social Security

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.

01/09/2015

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Ex-School Accountant Caught Stuffing Lunch Money In Bra Sentenced To 5 Years

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.

01/08/2015

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Bellflower Woman, 62, Found Guilty Of Murdering 90-Year-Old Father In 2008

The jury deliberated for three days.

11/21/2014

Javier Bolden was found guilty in the 2012 slayings of two USC graduate students. (credit: CBS)

Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Robbery-Murder Of 2 USC Grad Students

A man convicted for the robbery-murder of two foreign USC graduate students was sentenced to life in prison without parole Monday.

11/17/2014

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2 Women Sentenced To Six Years For Beating Death Of Woman Outside OC Nightclub

Two women were sentenced Friday to six years in prison for the beating death a 23-year-old woman outside a Santa Ana nightclub.

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Pit Bull Owner Sentenced In Mauling Death Of Littlerock Woman

A pit bull owner whose dogs fatally mauled a jogger was sentenced Friday morning to 15 years to life in prison.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/03/2014

Victim Jane Piper was given the chance to directly address her attacker before his sentencing Tuesday. (CBS)

Rape, Kidnapping Victim Confronts Attacker In Court As He’s Sentenced To 20 Years

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.

09/23/2014

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Thief Gets 40 Years To Life In Prison After DNA Links Him To 2 Rapes

A thief who was linked by DNA to two rapes in 2004 was sentenced Wednesday to 40 years to life in prison.

09/17/2014

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Sentencing Brings Call For California Sen. Rod Wright To Resign

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.

09/12/2014

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OC Man Sentenced To 15 Years To Life For Murdering His Roommate, An Iraq War Veteran

An Orange County man was sentenced Friday to 15 years to life in state prison for killing his roommate in 2013.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/12/2014

State Senator Roderick Wright (Photo courtesy: Senate.CA.gov)

Inglewood Lawmaker Gets 90 Days In Jail For Lying About Legal Residence

State Sen. Rod Wright was sentenced Fiday to 90 days in jail for lying about his legal residence.

09/12/2014

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