News Releases & Advisories

October 16, 2013: Man Charged in Long Beach Teacher’s Killing

A 50-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing a teacher in front of her students at a park in Long Beach was charged today with capital murder, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 10, 2013: LAPD Officer Charged with Assault While On Duty

An LAPD officer has been charged with assaulting an arrestee under color of authority during an arrest in July 2012, the District Attorney’s Office announced today.

October 10, 2013: Wrong-Way Driver Sentenced to Prison

A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge today imposed the maximum sentence on a 54-year-old Santa Clarita man who admitted that he was driving under the influence when he drove the wrong way during rush hour traffic and crashed into several cars.

October 10, 2013: District Attorney Recognizes Chevron, Shell for High Tech Crime Prevention Efforts

District Attorney Jackie Lacey today recognized Chevron and Shell for their commitment to reducing credit and debit card fraud at gas pump dispensers throughout Los Angeles County.

October 8, 2013: Man Pleads to Having Bomb-making Materials in His Apartment

A Los Angeles man pleaded no contest today to possessing bomb-making materials and other charges and was sentenced to eight years in state prison, the District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 8, 2013: Sun Valley Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Child Sex Abuse

A man was sentenced today to 30 years in state prison for sexually abusing boys he met at a Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Sun Valley, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 8, 2013: Man Charged in Compton Attempted Kidnappings

Prosecutors today filed criminal charges against a 35-year-old man accused of attempting to kidnap two girls in Compton, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 4, 2013: Man Charged in Lakewood Attack

Prosecutors today filed criminal charges against a 35-year-old Long Beach man who attacked a gas station clerk, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 4, 2013: Former Charter School Operators Sentenced for Embezzlement of Public Funds, Other Crimes

A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge today sentenced a former San Fernando Valley charter school operator to state prison for embezzling more than $200,000 in public funds and other crimes, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

October 3, 2013: Rizzo Pleads No Contest to All Charges in Massive Public Corruption Case

District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced that Robert Rizzo, Bell’s former city manager, pleaded no contest today to all 69 counts and is expected to be sentenced to the longest prison term for public corruption in the Public Integrity Division’s history.

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