News Releases & Advisories

October 6, 2017: West Hollywood Man Sentenced for Attempted Murders

A West Hollywood man was sentenced today to 14 years and four months in state prison for the stabbing of two victims at an apartment complex, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. 

October 6, 2017: Three Honored with Courageous Citizen Awards

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today honored three people who played vital roles in the prosecution of violent crimes in the communities of Lakewood, Santa Monica and Vernon.

October 5, 2017: Man Sentenced to Prison for Fatal DUI Crash in Maywood

A 33-year-old man was sentenced today to 18 years and eight months in state prison for driving under the influence of alcohol, fatally striking a pedestrian and injuring another, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 5, 2017: Man Sentenced for High-Speed Pursuit That Ended at Hollywood and Highland

A Rancho Cucamonga man was sentenced today to three years in state prison for leading police on a high-speed pursuit that ended at Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 4, 2017: Sherman Oaks Man Sentenced for Ramming LAPD Patrol Cars

A 26-year-old man has been sentenced to 10 years in state prison for ramming his vehicle into two Los Angeles Police Department cruisers following a pursuit in the San Fernando Valley area, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 4, 2017: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Presents Courageous Citizen Awards

This week, District Attorney Jackie Lacey will recognize three people who played vital roles in the prosecution of violent crimes in the communities of Lakewood, Santa Monica and Vernon.

October 3, 2017: Death Penalty Recommended For Gang Member Who Killed 5 People at Homeless Camp

A jury has recommended the death penalty for a gang member convicted of murdering five people at a Long Beach homeless encampment nine years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 2, 2017: Man Charged With 1980 Capital Murder of Woman Found on Palos Verdes Estates Beach

A San Pedro man was charged today with killing a 20-year-old woman whose body was found on Malaga Cove Beach in 1980, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

September 29, 2017: North Hills Man Found Guilty of Hate Crime Killing of Son, Murder of Wife

A jury has found a 71-year-old man guilty of fatally stabbing his wife at their North Hills home and then shooting his son to death outside of the house, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

September 28, 2017: Homeless Man Charged with Attempted Murder of Elderly Woman

A homeless man was charged today with the attempted murder of a 70-year-old woman who was walking along a bike path in Santa Clarita, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

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