News Releases & Advisories

May 10, 2013: Teen Convicted of Murdering Her Parents

A 16-year-old Compton girl was convicted today of the first-degree murders of her mother and stepfather in the family’s mobile home in 2011.

May 8, 2013: “Knock-Knock” Burglar Pleads

A so-called "Knock-Knock” burglar pleaded no contest today to burglarizing two San Fernando Valley homes and was sentenced to seven years in state prison, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

May 8, 2013: El Monte Man Convicted in Child Sex Abuse Case

Jurors today convicted a 33-year-old El Monte man extradited from Mexico on child sex abuse charges, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

May 8, 2013: Four Honored With Courageous Citizen Awards

District Attorney Jackie Lacey will honor today two men who restrained a hammer-wielding purse snatcher as he bludgeoned his 60-year-old female victim.

May 3, 2013: Indictment Unsealed in Downey Triple Killing Case

A Los Angeles man accused in the October 2012 shooting deaths of two women and one man in Downey was arraigned today on a grand jury indictment charging him with the killings.