News Releases & Advisories

August 16, 2017: Couple to Face Trial for Abuse of More Than a Dozen Dogs

Two Acton dog trainers ordered in July to stand trial for allegedly abusing 26 dogs under their care pleaded not guilty to the charges today, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 16, 2017: Man Sentenced For Beating Death of USC Grad Student

A 21-year-old man was sentenced today to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2014 murder of a University of Southern California graduate student, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 15, 2017: Three Former Executives for L.A. Nonprofit Plead Guilty to Embezzlement, Other Charges

Three former executives for the nonprofit Chicana Service Action Center pleaded guilty today to embezzling and misappropriating millions of dollars in public funds and agreed to pay collectively more than $10 million in restitution, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 15, 2017: Couple Charged with Alleged Gang Murder in Santa Clarita Park

A man and a woman have been charged with the gang murder of a man at Begonias Lane Park in Santa Clarita last month, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

August 11, 2017: Man Sentenced to Prison for South Pasadena Murder in 2009

A 41-year-old man was sentenced today to 50 years to life in state prison for fatally shooting his friend in the head before eluding police for months, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 11, 2017: Ex-Customs and Border Protection Officer Charged With Sexually Assaulting LAX Employee

A former U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer has been charged with sexually assaulting a female employee at Los Angeles International Airport, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 10, 2017: Man Convicted of Decades-Old Slaying in Hollywood

A 53-year-old man was convicted today of killing a driver outside a Hollywood nightclub during a botched carjacking 30 years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 10, 2017: Hawthorne Woman Pleads Guilty for DUI Crash That Killed Toddler, Injured Teen

A 72-year-old woman pleaded guilty today for the DUI hit-and-run death of a 15-month-old boy in a stroller, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 10, 2017: Double-Murder Charges Filed in Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Brothers

A 39-year-old man has been charged with murder after allegedly 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 today.

August 10, 2017: Los Angeles Man Charged with 1981 Cold Case Murder

A 61-year-old man has been charged in the cold case murder of an insurance adjustor killed during a robbery at his South Los Angeles home in 1981, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

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