Suspect Sentenced To Prison In 2000 Cold Case Murder Of Victorville ManA 59-year-old man was sentenced to prison Thursday in the cold case murder of a man in Victorville.
California Attorney General Announces 18-Year-Prison Sentence For Cyber-Exploiter Who Created Revenge-Porn SiteKamala Harris said this was the first such criminal prosecution of a cyber-exploitation website operator in the country
Judge Orders California To Provide Inmate With Sex-Change Surgery In Rare RulingA federal judge has ordered California's corrections department to provide a transsexual inmate with sex change surgery, the first time such an operation has been ordered in California.
Convicted Rapist Faces Life In Federal Prison For Child PornStanley Dan Reczko III was convicted by a judge Tuesday of producing child porn while registered as a sex offender.
Inmates Who Work State Prisons Could Get Out EarlyThe settlement was filed Friday in federal court, where judges would need to approve it before any changes take effect.
Ex-Californian Gets 10 Years For $13M FraudJames Eberhart received a 10-year sentence Monday and was ordered to repay more than 800 victims across the country. He pleaded guilty to mail fraud in September.
Jail Release Could Depend On Prediction Of RiskWith more than 60 percent of jail inmates nationwide awaiting trial and many unable to afford bail, reforms are underway that rely less on the crime charged and a judge's hunch and more on data to predict who can safely be released to later return to court and which dangerous defendants should remain locked up.
AP: Charles Manson, 80, Obtains License To Marry Woman, 26, Who Visits Him In PrisonMass murderer Charles Manson has gotten a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison.
Monterey Park Man Sentenced In Rapes Of 2 WomenAuthorities say a 27-year-old man convicted of raping two women he met at a café was sentenced Thursday to 30 years to life in prison.
Armenian Power Gang Leader Gets 32 Years In PrisonA reputed leader of a Southern California gang that stole hundreds of thousands of dollars through sophisticated fraud schemes has been sentenced to 32 years in federal prison.
Prisoners Freed Quickly After Voters OK Prop 47A ballot measure passed by voters this week is already freeing California suspects from jail as their felony charges are reduced to misdemeanors, and people previously convicted of the charges receive reduced sentences as they appear in court.
Ex-Cop Gets 25 Years In Prison For Sex AssaultsJose Jesus Perez was sentenced Monday in Riverside federal court for civil rights violations that included kidnapping, sexual abuse and bodily injury.
Compton Man Gets Life In Prison For Triple MurderA Southern California man convicted of killing three people, including two brothers, in a gang shooting has been sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole.
Homeless Man Sentenced To 12 Years In Prison For Fatal Attack Of Woman In HollywoodA homeless man Friday was sentenced to 12 years in prison for the fatal attack of a woman in Hollywood.
Ex-Bell Councilwoman Turns Herself In For 2-Year Prison TermA former Bell City Council woman turned herself in Monday to serve time for her part in the city's salary scandal.