News Releases & Advisories

June 21, 2021: Man Charged with Breaking into Bel-Air Home, Killing Pet Birds

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón has announced that a man was charged today with breaking into a home and killing two pet birds.

June 18, 2021: Former Downey Employees Charged with Misappropriating Public Funds

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced today that two men have been charged with forging invoices to order personal items and then billing the city of Downey over an 18-month period costing the city more than $60,000.

June 16, 2021: District Attorney Gascón Launches Independent Team to Re-Examine Fatal Use-of-Force Incidents

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced today the formation of an independent team that will re-examine fatal use-of-force incidents by law enforcement officers and recommend further action when appropriate.

June 15, 2021: Chiropractors Charged in $2.5 Million Auto Insurance Fraud, Kickback Scheme

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced today that 12 chiropractors have been charged in a $2.5 million insurance fraud and illegal kickback scheme involving automobile collision medical claims.

June 14, 2021: Dentist Charged with Sexually Assaulting Patients

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón has announced that today a dentist has been charged with sexually abusing nine patients at his Los Angeles dental office.

June 10, 2021: Man Charged with Domestic Violence Kidnapping, Murder of Good Samaritan

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced today that a man has been charged with kidnapping his ex-girlfriend and fatally shooting a man who tried to intervene.

June 9, 2021: Man Charged in Vaccination Card Theft

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced that a Los Angeles County contract worker was charged today for allegedly stealing hundreds of blank vaccine cards from a COVID-19 vaccination center at the Pomona Fairplex.

June 8, 2021: Sheriff’s Deputy Charged With Destroying Evidence, Assault During 2019 Incident in Lancaster

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced today that a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy has been charged with altering evidence where she allegedly assaulted a man during an arrest in Lancaster two years ago.

June 8, 2021: Long Beach Man Charged in Gas Station Beating

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced that a Long Beach man was charged today for allegedly beating a woman unprovoked at a gas station near Gardena and repeatedly punching a woman sitting in her car.