News Releases & Advisories

November 9, 2017: Ex-High School Employee, Daughter Sentenced For Embezzling From School Fund

A former account clerk at an Alhambra high school and her daughter were each sentenced today to four years in state prison for embezzling $189,000 from a school bank account, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 9, 2017: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Issues Statement on Hollywood Sexual Assault Allegations

“In response to the widespread allegations of sexual abuse in the entertainment industry, I have established a task force of specially trained deputy district attorneys who are ready to evaluate these cases if any are referred to my office for criminal prosecution,” Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey said. “I have assigned the group of veteran sex crimes prosecutors to work together to ensure a uniformed approach to the legal review and possible prosecution of any case that meets both the legal and factual standards for criminal prosecution.”

November 9, 2017: Man Sentenced for Accidental Fatal Shooting of Friend Near Tarzana Hiking Trail

A 21-year-old man pleaded no contest today to accidentally killing a 24-year-old woman near a Tarzana hiking trail, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 9, 2017: Woman Charged with Attacking 79-Year-Old Woman on Bus Bench

A Los Angeles woman was charged today for the alleged attack of a 79-year-old woman waiting on a bus bench, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 8, 2017: Ex-State Inspector Pleads Guilty to Accepting Bribes From LA County Barbershop Owners

A former state inspector pleaded guilty today to accepting about $12,000 in bribes from barbershop and salon owners in exchange for not reporting violations to a regulatory board, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 6, 2017: Man Sentenced for Murdering Palmdale Gas Station Attendant Nearly 40 Years Ago

A 60-year-old man was sentenced today to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the kidnapping and killing of a Palmdale gas station attendant in 1978, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 6, 2017: Hunter Charged With Illegally Killing Deer in Monrovia Neighborhood

A Duarte man was charged today in connection with the fatal shooting of a deer in Monrovia, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 3, 2017: Man Convicted of Killing Partner on Skid Row

A man has been found guilty of murdering his partner on Skid Row last year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 3, 2017: Pasadena Man Sentenced for Domestic Violence Killing of Girlfriend

A 21-year-old Pasadena man was sentenced yesterday to 19 years to life in state prison for fatally shooting his live-in girlfriend in the head, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

November 2, 2017: Rancho Palos Verdes Man Charged with Attempting to Kidnap 13-Year-Old Girl at Gunpoint

A 54-year-old man has been charged with trying to kidnap a 13-year-old girl walking to school in Rancho Palos Verdes, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

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