Two brothers who run a Southern California martial arts school were arrested on suspicion of kidnapping an Antelope Valley teenager, torturing him with cigarettes and cutting him with samurai swords, authorities said Friday.
A man has been convicted of murdering an 84-year-old widow in her Orange County home after raping and torturing her.
The mothers of the victims spoke out in court Friday during sentencing.
A Pasadena man who reportedly burned a woman with chemicals until she was unconscious and then sexually assaulted her was charged on Wednesday with torture, mayhem, and multiple sex-related crimes.
A Garden Grove woman was convicted Monday of cutting off her husband’s penis and running it through a garbage disposal.
A Palmdale woman has been ordered to stand trial after being accused of abusing and torturing her two adopted children.
Two men and a woman convicted of torturing a 5-year-old boy in the Southern California town of Apple Valley have been sentenced to prison.
A woman is being held on $2 million bail after she was arrested for allegedly torturing and abusing her two adopted children in Palmdale.
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A Sylmar man who allegedly set his 59-year-old mother on fire, which resulted in her death, is expected to be in court this month on murder and other charges.
Officials are searching for a fourth suspect in the kidnapping and torture of a Pico Rivera couple.
A former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy who raped his wife and tortured her and her lover was sane at the time of the crimes, an Orange County jury found Thursday.
Police say a boy taken to a men’s group home for discipline was instead tortured and abused.
Members of an animal rights group are alerting Canyon Lake residents about the imminent release of a man twice-convicted of mutilating and killing cats.
Police Tuesday arrested a Corona pastor and two other men, who were accused of kidnapping and torturing a 13-year-old boy to teach him a lesson, according to police.