'An Abuse Of Power At The Most Catastrophic Level': Los Angeles County DA George Gascón Under Fire For Policy ChangesLos Angeles County's new district attorney is coming under attack for the policy changes he announced his first day in office.
LA County DA Gascon To Eliminate Cash Bail, Will Re-Sentence Death Penalty InmatesThe county's lead prosecutor announced sweeping changes Monday for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office, including the elimination of cash bail for misdemeanor and some felony offenses.
George Gascon Leading Jackie Lacey In Race For LA District AttorneyAs of early Wednesday afternoon, Gascon held onto the lead with 53.77% of the vote over Lacey, who had received 46.23%% of the vote, according to the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk's Office.
LA District Attorney's New Unit To Probe Wrongful Conviction ClaimsSome of the biggest names in show business are teaming up to take on Hollywood's treatment of aging actresses.
LA County DA, Target Take Crime Victims Shopping For The HolidaysLos Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey handed out gift cards to crime victims at a downtown Target Monday to help brighten their holidays.
4 Irwindale Officials Face Charges Of Misappropriating $200K In Public FundsThe D.A. says the four spent "lavishly" on trips to New York City between 2001 and 2005 while on business to get a higher bond rating for Irwindale,
Wrongway Driver In 14 Freeway Pileup Sentenced To 7 Years In PrisonA Los Angeles County Superior Court judge today imposed the maximum sentence on 54-year-old Rick Allen Walker.
Former Marine Wrongfully Convicted Of Murder Allowed To Sue LA County
LA Judge Refuses To Order One-Drug ExecutionsA judge turned down a bid Monday by the Los Angeles County district attorney to order the immediate execution of two death row prisoners by a new single-drug injection method.
ACLU Claims DA, Sheriff Sit On Evidence That Could Help People Charged With CrimesThe ACLU has filed a lawsuit against the Los Angeles County District Attorney and the Sheriff’s Department --- claiming both agencies sit on evidence that could help criminal defendants get a fair shake.
Rowland Heights Doctor Charged With Murder After Patients Overdose On Prescription DrugsA Rowland Heights doctor has been charged with second-degree murder after three of her patients died from prescription drug overdoses.
Prison Officer Charged With Stalking, Threatening Ex-GirlfriendA state correctional officer faces charges of stalking and threatening a former girlfriend.