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Inland Empire Man Faces Federal Child Exploitation Charges after Posting Internet Ad and Offering Sex Tutor Services to 12 Year Old

15 Dec 2017 05:09


RIVERSIDE, California – A San Bernardino County man faces federal sex trafficking charges after he allegedly posted an advertisement on Craigslist that offered “sexual tutoring” to females of any age and later agreed to provide “training” to a 12-year-old girl.


Attorney General Becerra Takes Education Secretary DeVos To Court For Withholding Student Loan Debt Relief For Defrauded Corinthian Students

15 Dec 2017 05:06


SACRAMENTO – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education and its Secretary, Betsy DeVos, for refusing to process debt relief claims submitted by tens of thousands of students who took out federal student loans to attend Corinthian Colleges, Inc. (Corinthian). Students became eligible to apply for this relief after the courts found that Corinthian defrauded these students in violation of California consumer protection laws. More than 1 in 4 of those students with pending debt relief claims resided in California.


Anesthesiologist Charged With Murder of Plastic Surgery Patient in Beverly Hills

15 Dec 2017 05:03


An anesthesiologist has been charged with the fatal overdose of a 71-year-old patient earlier this year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.


16 People Linked to San Fernando Valley-Based Narcotics-Delivery Service Indicted by Federal Grand Jury

14 Dec 2017 07:15


LOS ANGELES – Federal and local law enforcement authorities today took into custody seven defendants linked to a drug-distribution ring that operated out of Van Nuys and used a fleet of cars and a staff of drivers to make rapid deliveries – primarily of heroin – in response to phone orders.


Two Los Angeles-Area Managers of Foreclosure Rescue Companies Convicted for Roles in Mortgage Fraud Scheme

14 Dec 2017 07:12


A federal jury found two Los Angeles, California-area managers of foreclosure rescue companies guilty today for their roles in a foreclosure rescue scheme.


SEAL BEACH MAN CHARGED WITH HATE CRIMES FOR THREATENING AND SPITTING ON SAME-SEX COUPLE

14 Dec 2017 07:09


SANTA ANA, Calif. – A Seal Beach man was charged today with hate crimes for threatening and spitting on a same-sex couple.


Mexican National Who Smuggled 21 Pounds of Pure Meth from Mexico for Drug Cartel Sentenced to over 12½ Years in Prison

13 Dec 2017 05:09


LOS ANGELES – A Tijuana woman who was charged in the first major narcotics trafficking indictment resulting from an investigation by the Los Angeles Strike Force was sentenced today to 151 months in federal prison for transporting 21 pounds of pure methamphetamine across the United States-Mexico border on behalf of a drug trafficking organization linked to the Sinaloa Cartel.


LAS VEGAS MAN SENTENCED TO EIGHT YEARS IN PRISON FOR TRAFFICKING AND PIMPING 16-YEAR-OLD UTAH GIRL IN COSTA MESA

13 Dec 2017 05:06


SANTA ANA, Calif. – A Las Vegas man was convicted and sentenced to eight years in state prison today for trafficking and pimping a 16-year-old Utah girl in Costa Mesa.


Attorney General Becerra Announces “West Side Crips” Arrests in Bakersfield

13 Dec 2017 05:03


BAKERSFIELD – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today announced the arrest of 49 individuals, the seizure of 26 firearms, 1,928 grams of methamphetamine, and 32 grams of crack cocaine as a part of a multi-agency state and federal takedown of gang members in Bakersfield.


Former Postal Employee Sentenced to over 6 Years in Federal Prison for Selling at Least 6,240 Credit Cards Stolen from the U.S. Mail

12 Dec 2017 05:09


SANTA ANA, California – A Garden Grove man who worked for the United States Postal Service for more than two decades was sentenced today to 75 months in federal prison for stealing thousands of credit cards from the U.S. Mail and selling the credit cards on the black market.

          
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