LA Man Gets Prison In Death Of Dog In Stolen VanThe district attorney's office says 30-year-old Danny Fis pleaded no contest to one count each of animal cruelty and unlawful driving or taking of a vehicle and was sentenced Tuesday to 16 months in prison.
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.
California Attorney General To Convene With Prosecutors From Mexico, El Salvador On Cross-Border CrimeCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris announced Monday that the meeting will focus on human trafficking, money laundering and the gangs' growing sophistication in digital piracy and computer hacking.
Parents Of Unarmed Teen Shot By Police Absolve City Of Pasadena In $1M SettlementNineteen-year-old Kendrec McDade was shot and killed by two officers in 2012 after a 911 call of an armed robbery.
Fountain Valley Hospital Patient Charged With Attempted Murder Of Patient-RoommateThirty-six-year-old Ibrahim Yousef Battat, Laguna Niguel, is charged with one felony count of attempted murder, one felony count of elder abuse, according to the Orange County District Attorney's office.
Challenger Mike Hestrin Takes Early Lead Against Incumbent Paul Zellerbach In RivCo DA RaceHestrin held 54.17 percent of votes to Zellerbach's 45.83 percent, with 103,000 ballots tabulated and 22 percent of precincts reporting, according to the Registrar of Voters' website.
Mother Accused Of Fatally Stabbing 3 Young Daughters Formally ChargedCarol Ann Coronado was charged with three counts of murder and one charge of attempted murder.
Store Clerk, Fiance Accused Of Trying To Scam California LotteryThe Los Angeles County District Attorney's office has announced the arrest of a couple -- a convenience store clerk and her fiance -- for trying to scam the California Lottery.
Convicted Killer Charged In Old LA Jail Slaying The District Attorney's Office reported Thursday that Jaime Vidales has been charged with killing Miguel Sanchez in July 1997. If convicted he faces life in prison without possibility of parole.
Law Enforcement Officials Call For DA To Step Down Over Tampering AllegationsThe heads of several Riverside County law enforcement organizations Monday called for District Attorney Paul Zellerbach to resign in the wake of allegations that he pulled down signs belonging to an opponent's campaign.
DA Seeking Death Penalty In Canoga Park Double MurderMario Estrada Ochoa, 36, is awaiting trial for the May 14, 2010, killings of his sister-in-law, Martha Carmona, and her daughter, Valerie Camacho,
LA County DA Announces Program To Help Young Sex Trafficking VictimsDistrict Attorney Jackie Lacey Wednesday announced a diversion program aimed at getting young victims of sex trafficking off the streets.
Boy, 17, Charged With Abusing Family Dog After Allegedly Posting Videos On Social MediaThe two-year old Weimaraner, which animal control officers renamed “Charlie,” has been removed from the home and has now been adopted.
Samaritan Cleared Of Charges After Fatally Shooting Assailant Of Young Boy ScoutProsecutors are not pursuing a gunman, who shot and killed a man who was attacking a young boyscout.
Child Sex Offender's Bid For Freedom Rejected By OC JurySeventy-four-year-old Sid Nathaniel Landau will remain at a mental hospital in Coalinga after the jury said he continues to pose a threat to society.