News Releases & Advisories

April 3, 2019: Registered Sex Offender Charged with Lewd Act on Child at Elementary School

A 31-year-old registered sex offender was charged today with committing a lewd act on a 6-year-old girl after she got dropped off at an elementary school in Torrance, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

April 3, 2019: Woman Enters Plea for 2014 Hit-and-Run Fatal Crash in Playa Vista

A woman has entered a no contest plea for the hit-and-run death of a 62-year-old man five years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

April 3, 2019: Former Supervisor at Arcadia Mall Convicted of Sexual Assaults

A former maintenance supervisor at a mall in Arcadia has been found guilty of sexually assaulting three women working for him, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

April 2, 2019: Palmdale, Littlerock Store Operators Charged in $6 Million Food Stamps Scam

Three women who operated convenience stores in Palmdale and Littlerock are among 17 people charged in a food stamps-for-cash scam that allegedly defrauded the federal government out of an estimated $6 million, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

April 1, 2019: Los Angeles, San Joaquin County District Attorneys Announce Code for America Partnership to Reduce, Clear Cannabis Convictions

LOS ANGELES -- District Attorneys Jackie Lacey of Los Angeles County and Tori Verber Salazar of San Joaquin County joined with Code for America today to announce a cutting-edge, criminal justice reform partnership to automatically clear more than 50,000 eligible cannabis convictions under Proposition 64.

March 29, 2019: MEDIA ADVISORY: LA, San Joaquin County District Attorneys to Announce Cutting-Edge Partnership with Code for America Regarding Marijuana-Related Convictions

LOS ANGELES – On Monday, April 1 at 10:30 a.m., District Attorneys Jackie Lacey of Los Angeles County and Tori Verber Salazar of San Joaquin County will join Jennifer Pahlka, Executive Director and Founder of Code for America, to announce a cutting-edge partnership regarding marijuana-related convictions.

March 28, 2019: Man Sentenced for DUI Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Brothers

A 40-year-old man pleaded no contest today for driving his pickup truck on the wrong side of the 405 Freeway and crashing head-on into a car, killing two Palmdale brothers, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

March 28, 2019: Man Charged With Torrance Assault

A man has been charged with assaulting his girlfriend’s male friend last summer in Torrance, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

March 27, 2019: Driver Sentenced in Car Chase That Killed Two Pedestrians

A 39-year-old Los Angeles man who killed two pedestrians while driving under the influence of alcohol during a police pursuit in 2008 has been sentenced to 17 years in state prison, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

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