Lawmaker Calls For Homeschool Oversight After Torture Of Perris Children Is UncoveredThe Riverside County home where authorities say two parents tortured their 13 children had doubled as a private school for the siblings but faced no government oversight and was never inspected by education officials.
13 Children Ages 2 To 29 Found Shackled To Beds In Perris Home, Parents Held On $18M BailThe 13 children were so malnourished that upon initial arrival, deputies originally believed the adults to be children.
Man Convicted Of Kidnap, Torture Of Pot Dispensary OwnerA jury has convicted Kyle Handley of the abduction, torture and mutilation of a marijuana dispensary owner.
Pregnant Mother Of 4 Charged With Torturing 15-Month-Old TwinsA pregnant mother of four has been charged with torturing and abusing her twin 15-month-old twins, one of whom suffered a brain bleed and partial paralysis and is in critical condition.
Man, 58, Sentenced To 50 Years To Life For Raping, Torturing Skid Row Woman For MonthsChris Harris also recruited three others from the area to rape the victim in exchange for drugs, the D.A. said.
Trial In Torture, Beating Death Of 8-Year-Old Palmdale Boy BeginsProsecutors are seeking the death penalty against Isauro Aguirre, 37, who is charged in the May 22, 2013 death of Gabriel Fernandez. Pearl Sinthia Fernandez, 34, and the mother of Gabriel, will tried separately on similar charges.
Lancaster Couple Charged With Torturing Sister Who Was Found Locked In Storage ShedLos Angeles County prosecutors have filed torture and other charges against a man and his girlfriend after the man's sister was found locked in a storage shed behind their home.
Penn. Man Sentenced To Life Without Parole For Ritualistic Torture, MurderProsecutors say Edward Garcia has been sentenced to life without parole for torturing, stabbing and dismembering a Los Angeles man in a downtown hotel room.
Pennsylvania Man Convicted Of Killing, Dismembering Man In Downtown L.A. Hotel RoomA Pennsylvania man has been convicted of killing and dismembering a man in a downtown Los Angeles hotel room while acting out a grisly fantasy.
Nurse's Assistant Sentenced To 7 Years To Life For Torturing Adopted ChildrenA Palmdale woman was sentenced Wednesday to seven years to life in state prison for torturing her two young adopted children, officials from the Los Angeles County district Attorney’s Office said.
Man, Woman Sentenced For Robbing, Torturing, Sexually Assaulting Male VictimThe victim was bound, beaten, robbed, tasered and sodomized with a curling iron.
Extradited Suspect In Torture, Mutilation Of OC Pot Shop Owner Set For ArraignmentAn man recently extradited from the Czech Republic was set to be arraigned Wednesday in the torture and sexual mutilation of the owner of a Newport Beach marijuana dispensary.