News Releases & Advisories

August 7, 2020: Man Charged With Decades-Old Murder of Elderly Woman at Assisted-Living Facility

A man has been charged with killing and sexually assaulting a 67-year-old woman living in an assisted-living facility in Covina nearly 25 years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

August 7, 2020: Man Charged in Four Felony Car Thefts During COVID-19 Pandemic

A South Gate man has been charged in four separate felony cases with stealing cars and hit-and-run resulting in injury over a two-month span after getting re-arrested and released, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

August 6, 2020: Music Producer Charged With Sexually Assaulting 6 Women

A man has been charged with forcibly raping five women and sexually assaulting another woman dating back to 2010, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

August 4, 2020: Driver Sentenced for Fatal Torrance Crash

One of two drivers found guilty of killing another motorist after both ran a red light in Torrance three years ago was sentenced today to 11 years in state prison, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced.

August 4, 2020: Saugus Man Charged With Killing Uncle

A man was charged today with the 2017 murder of his uncle whose body has never been found, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

August 3, 2020: Additional Sexual Assault Charges Filed Against Former UCLA Doctor

An obstetrician-gynecologist formerly employed by the University of California, Los Angeles now faces a total of 20 felony counts charging him with sexually assaulting seven patients, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

July 31, 2020: Former Irvine Police Officer Pleads to Off Duty Assault

A 34-year-old man pleaded no contest today to assaulting his girlfriend’s friend two years ago in Torrance, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

July 30, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: Update on Harvey Weinstein Extradition

In continuing the extradition process, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey filed a Request for Temporary Custody on July 20 for defendant Harvey Weinstein’s return to Los Angeles County to face criminal prosecution. New York officials are expected to set a hearing date to consider the request.

July 29, 2020: Four Plead to Voter Fraud Scheme on Skid Row

Four men have admitted their role in a scheme where money and cigarettes were offered to homeless people on Skid Row in exchange for false and forged signatures on ballot petitions and voter registration forms, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

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