News Releases & Advisories

January 27, 2017: ‘Panty Bandit’ Sentenced for Series of Adult, Lingerie Store Burglaries

A man dubed by police as the “Panty Bandit” for burglarizing a number of adult and lingerie stores was sentenced today to two years and eight months in jail, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 27, 2017: Man Sentenced to Prison for 2014 Murder in Long Beach RV

The last of five defendants was sentenced today to 15 years to life in state prison for participating in the beating death of a man and setting his vehicle on fire three years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 26, 2017: Convicted Killer Found Guilty of Kidnapping, Sexual Assault of Woman in Lancaster

A 48-year-old convicted killer was found guilty today of sexually assaulting and attempting to kill a woman in Lancaster, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 26, 2017: Actor Charged with South Los Angeles Assault

An actor suspected of attacking a family member in a home on Tuesday night was charged today, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 26, 2017: Probation Officer Charged With Sexually Assaulting Teenage Girls at Youth Camp

A Los Angeles County probation officer is expected to be arraigned today on charges of sexually assaulting girls at a youth camp, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 25, 2017: Man Sentenced in Real Estate Fraud Case

A man was sentenced today to six years in state prison after pleading no contest to obtaining nearly $900,000 in fraudulent loans, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 25, 2017: Man Sentenced to LWOP for Killing Two in Gang-Related Shooting

A 39-year-old gang member was sentenced yesterday afternoon to life in state prison without the possibility of parole for a fatal drive-by shooting committed more than 20 years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 24, 2017: District Attorney’s Office Declines to File Charges Against LAPD Officers in Ezell Ford Shooting

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today that criminal charges will not be filed against two Los Angeles police officers who shot and killed a man during a struggle over a gun belonging to one of the officers.

January 24, 2017: Encino Doctor Arraigned on Sexual Battery of Patients Charges

A 68-year-old general practitioner in Encino has pleaded not guilty to charges of sexually assaulting two female patients, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

January 23, 2017: Judge Overturns Murder Conviction in First Conviction Review Unit Case

In the first case brought by the District Attorney’s Conviction Review Unit, a judge today overturned the conviction of a former security guard charged with killing a young woman in Palmdale after prosecutors said there was newly discovered evidence that pointed to his innocence.

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