News Releases & Advisories

February 2, 2018: Statement on Alleged Shooting at Sal Castro Middle School

California state law dictates that information about juvenile court proceedings and records are confidential and shall not be made public because the rehabilitation and protection of minors outweighs the public’s right to know. 

February 2, 2018: Statement from District Attorney Jackie Lacey on Prop. 64

In passing Proposition 64, a majority of California voters approved a multi-step process for reducing or dismissing prior convictions involving marijuana.

February 2, 2018: Oklahoma Man Sentenced For Murdering Mother and 4-Year-Old Daughter in Long Beach

A 23-year-old man was sentenced today to life in prison for killing a mother and her young daughter outside their home in Long Beach two years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 2, 2018: Woman Charged with Murder, Other Crimes for Fatal Car Crash on Freeway

A 28-year-old woman has been charged with stealing a car and crashing the vehicle on the 210 Freeway, leading to the death of one man and injuries to others, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.