News Releases & Advisories

April 11, 2013: Ex-Marine Charged In Long Beach Hate Crime Attack

An ex-Marine suspected of attacking two men outside a gay bar in Long Beach is awaiting extradition on a felony warrant charging him with the September hate crime attack, the District Attorney’s Office announced today.

April 11, 2013: Attorney Charged With Smuggling Drugs Into Jail

A Los Angeles attorney is awaiting arraignment on conspiracy and other charges involving an alleged attempt to smuggle heroin inside a greeting card to one of his clients incarcerated in county jail, the District Attorney’s Office announced today.

April 10, 2013: Irwindale Police Officer Charged with Grand Theft, Elder Abuse

An Irwindale police officer pleaded not guilty today to grand theft, second-degree burglary and elder abuse for allegedly taking $250,000 in cash that was hidden in his elderly father's detached garage, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 10, 2013: Rockefeller Imposter Convicted in 1985 San Marino Murder

A Los Angeles jury took less than a day to convict a master con man who crisscrossed the country under assumed identities, including posing as a Rockefeller, of the first-degree of a San Marino man nearly 30 years ago.

April 8, 2013: Husband Convicted of Second-Degree Murder in Wife’s Disappearance

The 59-year-old husband of a woman who went missing in February 2009 and whose body has never been found was convicted today of second-degree murder, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 5, 2013: Two Sheriff’s Deputies Charged with Filing a False Report

Two Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies have been charged by the District Attorney's Justice System Integrity Division with filing a false report and conspiracy to file a false report.

April 3, 2013: Pair Charged in Northridge Girl’s Kidnapping

A 29-year-old West Hills man was charged today with kidnapping a 10-year-old girl from her Northridge home last week, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 2, 2013: Youth Soccer Coach Sentenced to 225 Years for Child Molestation

A youth soccer coach convicted in February of molesting six boys in 2010 and 2011 was sentenced today to 225 years to life in prison.