Animal Cruelty Charges May Be Sought After Severely Neglected English Bulldog Puppy Found At Coachella Property DiesThe dog had suffered from a skin condition, likely mange, that left it without most of its fur. It was also unable to walk and was believed to be blind.
19-Year-Old Angel Ramos-Corrales Faces Federal Charge Of Slitting Dog's Throat, Posting Video Of Killing To SnapchatAngel Ramos-Corrales was arrested Monday by the FBI and the Riverside Police Department after being charged with animal crushing, a federal crime of purposely subjecting certain types of animals to serious bodily injury not related to hunting or other lawful activity.
Lawndale Man Arrested For Animal Cruelty After 11-Year-Old Cat Found In Apartment Dumpster With Broken Back LegsDarion K. Hackett, 29, was arrested on Thursday after investigators with the SPCALA linked him to Bow’s microchip. Hackett has been charged with a felony count of animal cruelty, and two misdemeanor counts of permitting an injured animal to go without veterinary care.
Downey Man Who Sold Sick Puppies To Pay $200K In Restitution To 63 FamiliesGustavo Gonzalez was immediately sentenced to 87 days in jail, placed on probation for a year, and ordered to pay $203,000 in restitution to 63 families and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles.
Moreno Valley Woman Who Pled Guilty To Animal Cruelty Sentenced To 3 Years ProbationKristen Gotangco will also have to take part in the Riverside County Sheriff's Department's work-release program in lieu of a one-year jail sentence.
Moreno Valley Woman Pleads Guilty To 17 Counts Of Animal CrueltyA 45-year-old Moreno Valley woman plead guilty Thursday to 17 counts of animal cruelty for keeping dozens of cats at her home in inhumane conditions.
Couple Wanted For Shooting Dog To Death In La MiradaWitnesses told Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies they saw a man get out of an SUV Sunday in an industrial area of La Mirada and fire two gunshots at something put on the ground near the gutter.
Trump Signs Bill Making Animal Cruelty A Federal FelonyPresident Trump signed a bipartisan bill into law Monday, making animal cruelty a federal crime.
House Passes Bill That Would Make Animal Cruelty A Federal FelonyThe U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill that would make animal cruelty a federal felony.
Coachella Woman Pleads Guilty In Puppy Dumping CaseDeborah Sue Culwell, 59, had been charged with 14 counts of animal cruelty and animal abandonment and previously pleaded not guilty in the case. She changed her plea to guilty in court Wednesday and was sentenced to 365 days in county jail.
Oxnard Police Say Ventura Man Fatally Shot Cat With CrossbowEric Danielson told authorities he only meant to "track" the cat and did not intend to shoot.
Ojai Man Strangles Family Dog To Death, Deputies SayThe suspect allegedly admitted to detectives that he killed the 10-year-old Chihuahua mix because he hated her.
CoverGirl 'Cruelty Free' As Cosmetics Brand Seeks To End Animal TestingCoverGirl cosmetics wants to help end testing on animals, and its products are now certified as "cruelty free," the beauty giant announced on Monday.
Married LAPD Officers Charged With Cruelty To Their LabradorEarlier this year, the couple’s dog was found wandering the street in the rain. It showed signs of severe neglect.
Officials Looking For Owner Of Horse So Neglected It Had To Be EuthanizedThe horse was dumped just off the 57 Freeway in Brea.