News Releases & Advisories

November 15, 2019: MEDIA ADVISORY: Officer-Involved Shooting Reports for October 2019 Posted

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office today posted on its website two officer-involved shooting (OIS) reports for the month of October 2019.

November 15, 2019: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Files First Investigative Genetic Genealogy Case in Los Angeles County

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced today that a 64-year-old man has been charged with the murders of two women using investigative genetic genealogy to help solve the decades-old crimes.

November 14, 2019: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey to Announce Developments in 1980s Murders

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey is expected to make an announcement tomorrow about recent developments in connection with two murders that occurred more than 30 years ago in Southern California.

November 14, 2019: Man Pleads No Contest for Fatal Car Crash During Street Racing in Willowbrook

A 20-year-old motorist has entered a no contest plea for killing a woman during a hit-and-run crash in Willowbrook in May, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

November 13, 2019: Man Charged with Soliciting Sexual Pictures from Young Girl

A 71-year-old Pacific Palisades man was charged today with asking a 9-year-old girl to send him sexually suggestive pictures, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 12, 2019: District Attorney Jackie Lacey’s Conviction Review Unit Exonerates Los Angeles Man

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced the release from prison of Ruben Martinez Jr., a man wrongfully convicted in 2008 for a series of armed robberies in Boyle Heights.

 

November 12, 2019: Man Charged in Long Beach DUI Crash That Killed Family of Three

A 20-year-old man was charged today with killing a family of three in a DUI crash on Halloween in Long Beach, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 12, 2019: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey's Conviction Review Unit Exonerates Man

A man who was wrongfully convicted in 2008 for a series of armed robberies is scheduled in court today at 2:30 pm for a factual innocence hearing in Department 56 of the Foltz Criminal Justice Center. 

November 8, 2019: Transient Sentenced to Life in Prison For 2016 Fire That Killed Five

A 25-year-old transient was sentenced today to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing
five people after he set fire to a vacant building in the Westlake District three years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 7, 2019: ‘Discount Bitcoin Bandits’ Plead to Robbery of Would-Be Buyers

Two East Hollywood residents known as the “Discount Bitcoin Bandits” have admitted to robbing people who sought to buy the cryptocurrency in 2017 and 2018, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

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