News Releases & Advisories

August 15, 2014: Lancaster Church Employee Charged with Molesting Children

A 31-year-old man was charged today with molesting two girls at Grace Chapel Church in Lancaster, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 15, 2014: Former Pastor Sentenced to Prison for Sexual Assault

A former Norwalk pastor convicted of sexually assaulting a congregant was sentenced yesterday to six years in state prison, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 14, 2014: Encino Doctor Awaiting Trial In Unlawful Prescription Case Arrested on New Charges

A 69-year-old Encino physician awaiting trial for prescribing various narcotic drugs without a legitimate medical need has been arrested and charged in a new case, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

August 14, 2014: Sylmar Man Charged with Killing Wife of 25 Years

A Sylmar man has been charged with murder for the shooting death of his wife of 25 years at their home, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

August 14, 2014: Man Convicted of Murdering His Former Girlfriend 35 Years Ago

An Orange County engineer was convicted today of the first-degree murder of a nurse whose body was discovered inside her Torrance apartment in 1979, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 14, 2014: Rosemead Man Sentenced to Prison for Mother’s Murder

A Rosemead man convicted of killing his mother and burying her body in the backyard was sentenced today to 26 years to life in state prison, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 13, 2014: Man Charged with Carjacking, Kidnapping and More in Pacific Palisades Crime Spree

A 44-year-old transient was charged today with more than a dozen criminal offenses – including kidnapping and carjacking – for an alleged crime spree in Pacific Palisades, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 13, 2014: Woman Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison For Robberies in Los Angeles Area

A woman known as the “Pink Shoe Bandit” was sentenced today to 15 years in prison after pleading no contest to charges that she robbed Los Angeles-area businesses, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 12, 2014: Animal Cruelty Charge Filed Against Lancaster Man

A Lancaster man was charged today for allegedly punching and hurling his dog on the ground, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 12, 2014: Lancaster Man Sentenced for Topanga Mall Kidnap-Rape

A 19-year-old Lancaster man was sentenced today to 84 years to life in state prison for kidnapping a woman from outside the Westfield Topanga Mall and raping her, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

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