News Releases & Advisories

June 11, 2013: Two Gang Members Convicted in Carson Teenager’s Fatal Shooting

After a day of deliberations, jurors today convicted two gang members charged with the fatal shooting of a Carson teenager, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

June 11, 2013: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Issues Special Directives on Exculpatory Evidence

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced the posting of two important policies, or special directives, that clarify prosecutors’ obligations to disclose evidence that might be exculpatory for defendants facing criminal charges.

June 5, 2013: One of Two Men Accused of Stealing Copper from LA City Councilman Bernard Parks’ Office Expected in Court

One of two men accused of stealing as much as $50,000 in brass and copper from the exteriors of more than a dozen Los Angeles city buildings – including the field office of Councilman Bernard Parks – is expected to be arraigned tomorrow morning, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

June 4, 2013: Former Maywood Police Officer Sentenced to Prison

A 33-year-old former Maywood police officer was sentenced today to 19 years in state prison after pleading no contest to sexually assaulting five female victims while he was on duty in 2006 and 2007, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

May 30, 2013: Littlerock Dog Owner Charged with Murder in Mauling Case

A 29-year-old Littlerock man has been arrested on a felony warrant charging him with murder and owner negligence of an animal causing death in connection with the May 9 fatal mauling of a Palmdale woman by a pack of pit bulls, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

May 29, 2013: Man Charged in Child’s Stabbing Death

Prosecutors today charged a 26-year-old Los Angeles man with the stabbing death of his girlfriend’s young son, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

May 28, 2013: Pair Charged In Boy’s Fatal Beating

A 29-year-old mother and her 32-year-old boyfriend were charged today with one count each of capital murder following the fatal beating of the woman’s 8-year-old son, who died Friday, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

May 28, 2013: Maximum Sentence Imposed on El Monte Man Convicted of Child Sex Abuse

A 33-year-old El Monte man convicted of half a dozen counts of child sex abuse was sentenced today to 80 years to life in state prison, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

May 23, 2013: Officer Charged With Sexually Molesting 14-Year-Old Girl

A 41-year-old police officer assigned to the Metropolitan State Hospital was charged today with a dozen counts of sexual molestation involving a 14-year-old girl, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

May 22, 2013: Man Allegedly Impersonating A Police Officer Charged

A 28-year-old man was charged today with pretending to be a police officer and robbing and assaulting a woman at an El Segundo hotel on Saturday, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

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