News Releases & Advisories

March 24, 2020: El Monte Man Extradited from Mexico for Charges of Killing Wife, Unborn Child

An El Monte man has been returned to Los Angeles to face charges of murdering his pregnant wife in 2018, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

March 23, 2020: Long Beach Man Charged with Killing Fiancé

A Long Beach man was charged today with killing his fiancé at their apartment last Monday, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

March 20, 2020: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Directs Deputy District Attorneys To Help Reduce Jail Population During Pandemic

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced today that she has directed her deputy district attorneys to take steps to reduce the number of people both in local jails and courthouses as part of her office’s response to help curb the spread of the coronavirus.

March 16, 2020: Two Plead Guilty to Murder of Downey Police Officer

Two men pleaded guilty today to the 2015 murder of Downey Police Officer Ricardo Galvez, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

March 16, 2020: Jury Recommends Death for Felon Convicted of 2012 Triple Murder in Downey

A jury today recommended that a man convicted of killing two women and a man in Downey nearly eight years ago be sentenced to death, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

March 12, 2020: Man Charged with Killing Store Clerk During Robbery

A 25-year-old man was charged today with robbing several convenience stores and fatally shooting a clerk, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

March 11, 2020: Ex-LAPD Officer Sentenced for 2015 Off-Duty Murder in Pomona

A former Los Angeles Police Department officer was sentenced today to 40 years to life in state prison for killing a 23-year-old man in downtown Pomona five years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

March 11, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: Update on Harvey Weinstein Sex Assault Case

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has begun the process of extraditing defendant Weinstein to California to face the sexual assault charges that were filed in January.

March 11, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: Officer-Involved Shooting Reports for February 2020 Posted

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office today posted on its website 13 officer-involved shooting (OIS) reports for February 2020.

March 10, 2020: CORRECTION: Former University Student Charged with Faking Threats

A former University of La Verne student has been charged with making criminal threats during a scheme to portray herself as one of the victims of the threats, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

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