News Releases & Advisories

April 21, 2014: Financial Advisor Charged with Theft from Elderly Clients

Criminal charges have been filed against a financial advisor accused of taking more than $300,000 from elderly clients, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 18, 2014: Ex-High School Volunteer Gets Year in Jail for Possession of Sexual Material Involving Minor

A former high school volunteer was sentenced today to one year in county jail for having inappropriate images of a male teenage student, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 18, 2014: Ex-Soccer Coach Sentenced for Molesting 15 Children

A former American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) coach in Lancaster was sentenced today to more than 130 years in state prison for molesting 15 children, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 18, 2014: Inglewood Man Sentenced For Halloween Shooting on USC Campus

An Inglewood man was sentenced today to 40 years to life in prison for opening fire at a Halloween party on the USC campus two years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 17, 2014: Lancaster Area Woman Convicted of Abusing Her Dog

A Lancaster area woman accused of injuring her pit bull mix dog – causing serious injuries to its head and eyes – pleaded no contest today, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 17, 2014: Inmate Pleads No Contest to Escaping from LA County Jail

An inmate pleaded no contest today to escaping from a downtown Los Angeles jail last month, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 17, 2014: Couple Charged with Human Trafficking

District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced today that a Sylmar couple has been charged with human trafficking and slavery for allegedly forcing a 9-year-old girl smuggled from El Salvador to work for them for the last two years.

April 17, 2014: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Launches OSHA and Environmental Crimes Rollout Program

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced the launch of a new program that will dispatch investigators and prosecutors from her office to industrial incidents involving occupational deaths and environmental threats.

April 16, 2014: Gang Member Sentenced to More Than 100 Years in Prison For Assault in Lancaster

A gang member was sentenced today to 106 years to life in prison for attacking his girlfriend and holding her and her brother at gunpoint in a Lancaster house nearly two years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 16, 2014: Rizzo Sentenced to 12 Years in State Prison

Robert Rizzo, Bell’s former chief administrative officer and the leading conspirator in a massive public corruption scheme, was sentenced today to 12 years in state prison, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

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