News Releases & Advisories

February 6, 2018: Man Charged With Attack at Sherman Oaks Nail Salon, Other Crimes

A 25-year-old man has been charged with attacking women at a nail salon in Sherman Oaks, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 6, 2018: Arraignment Scheduled for LAPD Officer Charged with Workers’ Compensation Fraud

A Los Angeles police officer is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday on one felony count each of workers’ compensation insurance fraud and attempted perjury under oath, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 5, 2018: MEDIA ADVISORY: Five to Be Honored by District Attorney Jackie Lacey for Courageous Acts

This Wednesday, District Attorney Jackie Lacey will honor five courageous citizens who helped stop three violent crimes in West Los Angeles, East Los Angeles and Whittier.

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. 

January 31, 2018: MEDIA ADVISORY: Courageous Westchester 2018

Next week, District Attorney Jackie Lacey will honor five courageous citizens who helped stop three violent crimes in West Los Angeles, East Los Angeles and Whittier. 

January 31, 2018: Additional Charges Filed in Palmdale Public Corruption Case

Five new counts were added today to a criminal complaint alleging that Palmdale Mayor Jim Ledford conspired with two consultants by receiving more than $60,000 a year from a nonprofit and not disclosing the income on economic statements, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 31, 2018: Trio Convicted of Murdering Former High School Football Player

A jury has convicted three men in the 2013 slaying of a former Garfield High School football player, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

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