News Releases & Advisories

October 15, 2020: Whittier Man Pleads No Contest to Domestic Violence Murder of Live-In Girlfriend

A man pleaded no contest today for killing his live-in girlfriend whose body was found inside his vehicle parked at their Whittier home two years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 15, 2020: Former County Employee Charged With Embezzling Public Funds

A former engineer for Los Angeles County’s Internal Services Department pleaded not guilty today to charges that he misappropriated and embezzled county funds for his own personal gain, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 15, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: Officer-Involved Shooting Reports for September 2020 Posted

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office today posted on its website six officer-involved shooting (OIS) reports for September 2020.

October 14, 2020: Man Sentenced for Robbing Residential Gardeners

A 38-year-old man pleaded no contest today to robbing numerous gardeners at gunpoint four years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 8, 2020: CORRECTION: Rap Artist Charged With Assault of Woman in Hollywood Hills

The rap artist known as Tory Lanez has been charged with assaulting a female friend in the Hollywood Hills earlier this year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 8, 2020: Two Sentenced for Fatal Shooting at Burbank House Party

Two men have been sentenced for killing a man outside of a house party in Burbank last year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 8, 2020: Woman Charged with Physical, Verbal Assault Against Female Security Guard

A 37-year-old woman has been charged with hurling racial epithets and attacking a Black female security guard at a West Hollywood supermarket parking lot earlier this week, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 7, 2020: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Announces Major Advancements in How Criminal Justice System Interacts with Individuals with Mental Illness

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced major advancements in the way police, prosecutors and others in the criminal justice system interact with individuals with mental illness.

October 6, 2020: District Attorney Jackie Lacey’s Conviction Review Unit Exonerates Wrongfully Convicted Man

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced the release from prison of Derrick Harris, a Los Angeles man wrongfully convicted of robbery, illegally possessing a firearm and violating a gang injunction.

October 6, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey, California Innocence Project To Discuss Wrongful Conviction Case

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey and the California Innocence Project will discuss the wrongful conviction of a Los Angeles man who is expected to be exonerated and released today.

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