News Releases & Advisories

October 14, 2020: Man Sentenced for Robbing Residential Gardeners

A 38-year-old man pleaded no contest today to robbing numerous gardeners at gunpoint four years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 8, 2020: CORRECTION: Rap Artist Charged With Assault of Woman in Hollywood Hills

The rap artist known as Tory Lanez has been charged with assaulting a female friend in the Hollywood Hills earlier this year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 8, 2020: Two Sentenced for Fatal Shooting at Burbank House Party

Two men have been sentenced for killing a man outside of a house party in Burbank last year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 8, 2020: Woman Charged with Physical, Verbal Assault Against Female Security Guard

A 37-year-old woman has been charged with hurling racial epithets and attacking a Black female security guard at a West Hollywood supermarket parking lot earlier this week, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 7, 2020: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Announces Major Advancements in How Criminal Justice System Interacts with Individuals with Mental Illness

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced major advancements in the way police, prosecutors and others in the criminal justice system interact with individuals with mental illness.

October 6, 2020: District Attorney Jackie Lacey’s Conviction Review Unit Exonerates Wrongfully Convicted Man

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced the release from prison of Derrick Harris, a Los Angeles man wrongfully convicted of robbery, illegally possessing a firearm and violating a gang injunction.

October 6, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey, California Innocence Project To Discuss Wrongful Conviction Case

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey and the California Innocence Project will discuss the wrongful conviction of a Los Angeles man who is expected to be exonerated and released today.

October 2, 2020: Man Charged in 2018 Hit-and-Run in Long Beach

A man has been charged with a road rage incident that involved two other vehicles two years ago in Long Beach, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 2, 2020: Additional LAPD Officers Charged With Falsifying Information

Three Los Angeles Police Department officers have been charged in separate cases for allegedly falsifying records that claimed people they had stopped were gang members, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 2, 2020: Harvey Weinstein Facing 6 New Sex Assault Counts

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced today that film producer Harvey Weinstein was charged with six additional forcible sexual assault counts involving two victims stemming from incidents that allegedly occurred more than a decade ago.

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