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.
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.
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.
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.
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.