Deputy Outraged At District Attorney Charges Filed In Santa Clarita Slain Mother, Michelle Dorsey, CaseThe family and friends of a woman stabbed to death allegedly by her estranged husband in Santa Clarita Thursday morning are mourning, and now one Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy is outraged that the Los Angeles County District Attorney did not file special enhancements in the case.
Vigil Held For Beverly Grove Man, Gabe Donnay, Killed In Own BackyardNeighbors in Beverly Grove came together to share grief and anger Saturday after Gabe Donnay, 31, was killed in his own backyard last Monday by a man believed to be homeless.
James Lesnau Charged With Fatally Stabbing Family Member In Mid-Wilshire AreaAn ex-con who allegedly fatally stabbed a male relative at an apartment in the Mid-Wilshire area of Los Angeles was charged Wednesday with murder and other counts.
Fear Grows About Spike In Violent Crime Around Melrose AvenueFear is growing in and around Melrose Avenue as a spike in violent crime is scaring neighbors.
Man Shot And Killed In Hawthorne, Shooter At LargeA man in his 30s was shot and killed Tuesday in the parking lot of a business in Hawthorne.
Violent Felons Charged With COVID-19 Unemployment FraudThree felons convicted of violent crimes, including murder, were charged Tuesday with ripping off the state for unemployment benefits during the COVID-19 pandemic.
LA Judge Refuses Enhanced Prison Term For Wife Who Stabbed Renowned Hairstyle Husband, Fabio SementilliA judge rejected a bid Tuesday by the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office to dismiss special circumstance allegations that could result in a life prison term without the possibility of parole for a woman charged, with her reported lover, in the stabbing death of her husband, a prominent hairdresser, at his Woodland Hills home four years ago.
LA Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Murdering Metro Employee With KnifeA woman pleaded not guilty Thursday to murdering an off-duty Metro employee at a downtown Los Angeles rail station last year.
Palm Springs Man, 19, Arrested In Murder Of 78-Year-Old Riverside GrandmotherSixto Jesus Garcia Pena, who was already in custody at the Imperial County jail for an attempted car theft, was arrested Wednesday by Riverside police detectives on suspicion of murder, home invasion robbery, and burglary.
Father Arrested In Suspected Murder Of Two ChildrenThe father of a 12-year-boy and 13-year-old girl found dead at a Lancaster home has been arrested on suspicion of killing them, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Composite Sketch Of Second Suspect Released In Pasadena MurderA composite sketch of a second suspect wanted in the shooting was released with information and tips that continue to come in, according to the Pasadena police.
Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife, Throwing Her Body Off Mediterranean Cruise ShipLonnie Loren Kocontes, 62, was convicted of murder with a special circumstances allegation of murder for financial gain in the 2006 killing of 52-year-old Micki Kanesaki.
Jury Selection In Robert Durst Case Begins WednesdayDurst, 76, faces one count of murder for the 2000 killing of his friend, Susan Berman.
Ex-LAPD Officer Found Guilty Of Fatally Shooting Man In Pomona, Fleeing To MexicoAn ex-LAPD officer charged in the fatal shooting a man in Pomona in 2015 and fleeing to Mexico was found guilty of second-degree murder Wednesday by a Los Angeles jury.
Durst Wrote `Cadaver Note' About Body in Benedict Canyon HomeAfter months of legal wrangling over the use of handwriting experts to determine who wrote an anonymous December 2000 note to police alerting them to a body inside a Benedict Canyon home, an attorney for millionaire New York real estate scion Robert Durst now admits his client wrote the message.