News Releases & Advisories

January 6, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey to Provide Update on Entertainment Industry Sex Crimes Task Force

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey will make an announcement today about a development with a task force she created in November 2017 in response to sexual assault allegations in the entertainment industry.

December 30, 2019: Downey Man Charged in Boy’s Death

A 23-year-old Downey man charged with the murder of his 6-year-old godson is expected to be arraigned this afternoon, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. 

December 26, 2019: Murder Charge Filed Against Man Who Allegedly Ran Over Woman in Long Beach

A murder charge has been added in a case against a man accused of running over a woman at a Long Beach gas station earlier this month, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

December 23, 2019: Pennsylvania Man Charged with Vandalism of Beverly Hills Synagogue

A 24-year-old man has been charged with vandalizing the Nessah Synagogue in Beverly Hills earlier this month, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today.

December 20, 2019: Mother, Daughter Plead to Stealing Dog from Elderly Man

A woman and her mother each pleaded no contest today to stealing a dog from a 72-year-old man in Long Beach in April, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

December 20, 2019: Man Pleads to Assaulting Police Officers in El Sereno

A 58-year-old Los Angeles man today pleaded no contest to using force and violence to resist arrest by police officers responding to a disturbance at an El Sereno home in May, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

December 20, 2019: Accountant Sentenced for Embezzling from Girl Scouts, Cancer Center

An accountant was sentenced today to one year in jail and five years of formal probation for embezzling more than $93,000 from the Girl Scouts and a local cancer center over a four-year period, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

December 19, 2019: Fashion Retailer Settles $1.75 Million Consumer Protection Lawsuit

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced today that Fashion Nova, Inc., has settled a $1.75 million consumer protection lawsuit alleging the company failed to ship items in accordance with California law and properly notify consumers of shipping delays.

December 19, 2019: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Issues Report on Horse Deaths at Santa Anita Racetrack

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey today issued a 17-page report on the deaths of horses at Santa Anita Park with more than two dozen recommendations on how to improve safety at all California racetracks. The report found no criminal wrongdoing at Santa Anita Park.

December 18, 2019: Bell Gardens Man Sentenced for Killing Wife

A 34-year-old man was sentenced today to 15 years to life in state prison for fatally beating his wife in their Bell Gardens home, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

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