News Releases & Advisories

January 28, 2019: Man Charged with Attempted Murders and Union Station Crime Spree

A transient has been charged with attacking Metro security guards and stealing from Los Angeles police vehicles during a crime spree at Union Station last week, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

January 28, 2019: Driver Charged with Fatally Hitting Pedestrian While Texting

A woman was charged today with fatally hitting a pedestrian with her vehicle while she was allegedly texting and driving last week, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 28, 2019: CORRECTION: Sex Offender Sentenced to Life in Prison for Kidnapping Two Women in Pasadena

A 41-year-old convicted sex offender was sentenced today to life in state prison after a jury found him guilty of kidnapping and attempting to sexually assault two women in Pasadena, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 25, 2019: Man Charged with Child Abuse After Boy Shoots Mom

A man was charged today after a 4-year-old boy was able to access his shotgun and shot the child’s mother, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 24, 2019: Man Charged with Killing 89-Year-Old While Fleeing Robbery

A man has been charged with killing an 89-year-old man whom he is accused of knocking to the ground while fleeing during an alleged robbery last month in downtown Los Angeles, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

January 23, 2019: Man Charged in Fatal Stabbing at Bus Stop

A Baldwin Hills man was charged today with fatally stabbing a man after the pair got into a dispute at a bus stop last month, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 23, 2019: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Launches Mental Health Division to Bolster Innovative Justice Efforts

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced an expansion of her office’s efforts to help people living with mental illness in the criminal justice system.

January 22, 2019: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey to Announce New Mental Health Division

Tomorrow, Jan. 23, 2019, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey will announce the creation of a new division in the District Attorney’s Office as part of her ongoing efforts to address the needs of people living with mental illness in the criminal justice system.

January 18, 2019: Firefighter Pleads to Possession of Child Pornography at Work

A Los Angeles County firefighter pleaded no contest today to one felony count of possession of child pornography, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

January 18, 2019: Two Sentenced in Setting Morris Fire

Two men have been sentenced for setting a brush fire near the Morris Dam last year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

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