Scott Berkett, 24, Of Beverly Hills Granted Detention Hearing Monday For Alleged Murder-For-Hire PlotA 24-year-old Beverly Hills man was arrested Friday and charged on a federal criminal complaint alleging he sent $13,000 in Bitcoin payments to hire a "hitman" to kill a woman he briefly dated.
Man Gets Life In Prison For Orchestrating Wife's Murder In 1991In 2010, detectives returned to the cold case and reexamined evidence found at the scene.
4 Men Charged In Murder-For-Hire Conspiracy In Huntington BeachPolice Thursday announced the arrest of four men in connection with a murder-for-hire conspiracy in Huntington Beach.
WeHo Esthetician Acquitted In Plot To Murder Rival Business OwnerA West Hollywood esthetician Wednesday was found not guilty on charges that she tried to hire a former NFL player to kill a rival business owner.
Westminster Man Sentenced To Life For Orchestrating Wife's 2004 MurderMagdi Girgis was still maintaining his innocence when he addressed the court.
Millionaire Businessman Pleads No Contest To Murder-For-Hire Plot Targeting Model WifeA Canyon Country businessman plead no contest Friday to a murder-for-hire plot with his wife as the intended target.
Man Sentenced To 25 Years To Life For Wife's Murder-For-Hire A man convicted of hiring Los Angeles gang members to kill his wife was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life in prison.
OC Man Guilty Of Wife's Murder-For-HireAn Orange County man accused of hiring hit men to murder his wife so he could avoid a costly divorce has been convicted of murder.
West Hollywood Esthetician Arrested In Alleged Murder-For-Hire PlotA West Hollywood esthetician has been arrested in connection with an alleged murder-for-hire plot.
UC Riverside Student Ordered To Stand Trial For Soliciting Murder Of 2 Ex-BoyfriendsA former UC Riverside honor student was ordered to stand trial Monday on felony charges she solicited the murder of two different ex-boyfriends.
UC Riverside Student Pleads Not Guilty To Plotting Murder Of Ex-BoyfriendA 21-year-old college student has pleaded not guilty to charges of plotting a murder for hire.
Heavy Metal Singer Pleads Not Guilty To Soliciting Wife's MurderA heavy metal singer gave an envelope containing $1,000 in cash to an undercover agent with instructions on how to kill his estranged wife along with her photograph, address, security gate code and dates he would be with their children to give him an alibi, a prosecutor said Thursday.
Mom, Family Friend Plead Not Guilty To Hiring Hit Man To Kill Daughter's BoyfriendA Los Angeles-area mother and a family friend have pleaded not guilty to hiring a hit man to kill her daughter's boyfriend.
Mother Allegedly Involved In Murder-For-Hire Scheme To Kill Daughter’s Boyfriend A Lawndale mother has been accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill her daughter’s boyfriend.
Woman, 60, Convicted Of Murdering Cancer-Stricken Husband For His Life InsuranceA 60-year-old woman was convicted of first-degree murder and conspiracy Wednesday for murdering her husband for his life insurance policy and retirement funds.