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.
Fugitive Extradited From Czech Republic In Kidnapping, Torture Of Marijuana Dispensary OwnerA 35-year-old man extradited from the Czech Republic will appear in an Orange County courtroom Wednesday to face charges of kidnapping, torture and sexual mutilation of a marijuana dispensary owner.
3 Charged In Torture Of Orange County Prostitute Renice Stevenson Flores-Davis, 26; Oscar Gonzalez-Salinas, 33; and Sierra Rose Thompson, 26, were to be arraigned on charges of human trafficking, kidnapping and torturing the woman.
Hesperia Parents Arrested In Torture Of Daughter, 4A San Bernardino County couple Monday was accused of torturing their 4-year-old girl.
2 Martial Arts Teachers Suspected Of Torturing Teen With Samurai SwordsTwo 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.
Man, 28, Convicted In Murder, Rape Of 84-Year-Old O.C. WidowA man has been convicted of murdering an 84-year-old widow in her Orange County home after raping and torturing her.