California Supreme Court Overturns Scott Peterson’s Death Penalty SentenceThe California Supreme Court Monday overturned the 2005 death sentence for Scott Peterson in the slaying of his pregnant wife but said prosecutors may try again for the same sentence if they wish in the high-profile case.
33 Women Still Unidentified After 'Grim Sleeper' Serial Killer Sentenced To DeathLonnie Franklin Jr. was sentenced to death Wednesday for murdering nine women and a teenage girl. Police are still trying to identify photos of 33 women found in his home.
Man Sentenced To Death For 2012 Murders Of 4 Outside Northridge Boarding HomeA 34-year-old man was sentenced to death Friday for the murders of four people outside a Northridge boarding home in 2012.
Death Recommended For Man Convicted Of Quadruple Murder Outside Northridge Boarding HouseA jury recommended a death sentence Tuesday for a 34-year-old man convicted of murdering four people outside a Northridge boarding home three years ago.
Man Gets Death Sentence In 2 San Gabriel Valley MurdersA man was sentenced to death Monday for murdering a worker at a Subway sandwich shop in Whittier and a man in a San Gabriel parking lot during robberies about a decade ago.
Jury Recommends Death Sentence In Double Murderer's RetrialA jury recommended Friday that a man be sentenced to death for murdering two L.A. women in cold blood 30 years ago.
Man Sentenced To Death In 1988 Rape And Murder Of Pregnant OC Woman A 43-year-old man was sentenced to death Friday in the rape and fatal stabbing of a pregnant newlywed more than 25 years ago.
Death Recommended For 'Serial Baby Killer'A jury recommended death for a man, called a "serial baby killer" by a prosecutor, who was convicted of killing his 2-month-old daughter and kept her body in a plastic container for a year.
Convicted Serial Killer Rodney Alcala Admits To 2 NYC KillingsA serial killer already sentenced to death in California admitted Friday to murdering two other young women in New York City in the 1970s.
Scott Peterson Appeals His Death Sentence To California Supreme CourtScott Peterson is appealing the guilty verdict and death sentence he received for the murder of his wife Laci and their unborn son Connor.
Convicted Felon Sentenced To Death For Murder Of Riverside Police OfficerA jury has sentenced a parolee to death Tuesday for the murder of Riverside police Officer Ryan Bonaminio.
Death Sentence Overturned In 1998 Long Beach KillingThe California Supreme Court on Monday reversed the death sentence for a man who was convicted of killing a woman who was robbed, raped, tortured and beaten while walking to a Long Beach store to use $6 worth of food stamps.
Calif. Supreme Court Tosses Gang Leader's Death SentenceThe California Supreme Court on Monday tossed out the murder convictions and death sentences of a Los Angeles gang leader who authorities believe was the "shot caller" responsible for as many as 60 killings.
Man Sentenced To Death For Masterminding Wife's Murder In Century City Parking GarageA man who co-owned a gold trading company was sentenced to death Thursday for masterminding his estranged wife's murder in a Century City parking garage in 2008.
Serial Killer To Be Charged With Strangling 4 WomenA preliminary hearing for one of Los Angeles’ most prolific serial killers is scheduled for Wednesday morning.