News Releases & Advisories

February 5, 2016: Doctor Sentenced For Three Murders in Prescription Drug Overdose Case

A Rowland Heights doctor was sentenced today to 30 years to life in state prison for prescribing large amounts of addictive and dangerous drugs to patients with no legitimate need, three of whom died of overdoses, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 4, 2016: Transient Sentenced for Attacking Arcadia Police Officers

A homeless man was sentenced today to two years in state prison to be served in county jail for attacking two Arcadia police officers investigating complaints of aggressive panhandling, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 4, 2016: Pair Charged With Capital Murder of Two Teenage Girls in Montecito Heights

Two suspected gang members were charged today with murdering two teenage girls whose bodies were found in a Montecito Heights park last October, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 4, 2016: Pimp Sentenced in Human Trafficking Case Involving Missing Lancaster Toddler

A Lancaster man and woman were sentenced today for charges related to the disappearance of an 18-month-old girl who was found by police alone in a shed, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 4, 2016: Podiatrist Convicted for Sexually Assaulting Patients

A 70-year-old podiatrist who practiced in Torrance has entered no contest pleas for sexually assaulting four of his patients, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 3, 2016: Transient Charged with Murdering Elderly La Verne Couple for Cell Phone

A 23-year-old transient was charged today with capital murder for bludgeoning an elderly La Verne couple to death shortly after Christmas in 2014 and stealing the wife’s cell phone, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 3, 2016: Man Allegedly Posing as Priest Charged With Stealing From Parishioners

A man accused of posing as a Catholic priest is scheduled to be arraigned today on charges of stealing funds from churchgoers, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 3, 2016: Singer Charged With Vandalizing House He Once Owned

The frontman for the rock band Puddle of Mudd is scheduled to be arraigned today on charges that he caused damage to a house he had previously owned, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 2, 2016: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Files Criminal Charges Against SoCal Gas for Aliso Canyon Leak

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced today that criminal charges were filed against Southern California Gas Co. for failing to immediately report the gas leak at its Aliso Canyon facility to the proper state authorities.

February 2, 2016: Glendale Man Sentenced for Hit-and-Run Death of 4-Year-Old Girl

A hit-and-run driver charged in connection with an accident that killed a 4-year-old girl in Glendale entered a no contest plea today, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

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