News Releases & Advisories

February 19, 2020: Man Charged With Killing Former Girlfriend in Hollywood Hills

A Playa del Rey man was charged today with killing his ex-girlfriend by allegedly throwing her over a balcony at her Hollywood Hills apartment over the weekend, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 19, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey to Announce Historic Settlement with Time Warner

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey will discuss details of an $18.8 million settlement reached with Time Warner, the largest direct restitution order ever secured in a consumer protection lawsuit by her office.

February 19, 2020: Man Pleads Guilty in Voter Fraud Scheme on Skid Row

A 62-year-old man pleaded guilty today for his role in a scheme where money and cigarettes were allegedly 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.

February 18, 2020: Woman Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter For 1993 Fire That Killed Seven Children, Three Adults

A woman pleaded guilty today to voluntary manslaughter for an arson fire at a Westlake apartment building in 1993 that killed 10 people, seven of whom were children, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 14, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: Jury Selection to Begin Wednesday in Durst Case

Jury selection is scheduled to begin on February 19 in the case against New York real estate heir Robert Durst who is charged with murder.

February 14, 2020: Alleged DUI Driver Charged in Accident that Cost Victim His Legs

A Los Angeles man has been charged with a DUI hit-and-run crash in the Fairfax District in which the 47-year-old victim lost both of his legs, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 13, 2020: Man Charged with Fatal Beating of Elderly Patient at Hospital in Long Beach

A 37-year-old man has been charged with killing his elderly hospital roommate last month, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today. 

February 13, 2020: Felon Convicted of 2012 Triple Murder in Downey

A Los Angeles man was convicted today of killing two women and a man at a Downey business nearly eight years ago, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

February 13, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: Officer-Involved Shooting Reports for January 2020 Posted

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office today posted on its website eight officer-involved shooting (OIS) reports for the month of January 2020.

February 13, 2020: District Attorney Jackie Lacey and Code For America Announce Dismissals Of 66,000 Marijuana Convictions

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey and Code for America today announced that nearly 66,000 marijuana convictions eligible for relief under Proposition 64 will be dismissed as part of their cutting-edge partnership.

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