News Releases & Advisories

July 9, 2013: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Challenges Release of Sexually Violent Predator in Los Angeles County

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced today that her office will file a writ challenging a Santa Clara County Superior Court judge’s ruling to release a sexually violent predator in Los Angeles County.

July 9, 2013: Man Convicted of Hacienda Heights Church Arson

A 35-year-old man was found guilty today of torching St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Hacienda Heights in 2011, causing an estimated $9 million in damage, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

July 1, 2013: Former Sheriff’s Sergeant Charged with Grand Theft, Embezzlement

A former sergeant for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has been charged with grand theft and other counts for allegedly stealing money during a staged sting operation, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.