Criminal Law

Recent blog articles written about criminal law in Los Angeles, CA. If you have a question that is urgent please call us at (213) 205-3100. Our Los Angeles criminal defense attorney can help you navigate your case.

Man Charged with Conspiracy Sentenced to Life in Prison

Conspiracy, Criminal Law|

A man hired to help kill the estranged wife of a respiratory therapist was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Man Charged with Conspiracy Sentenced to Life in Prison Anthony Edward Bridget, 44, was convicted in April. Jurors ruled that he was guilty of special circumstances allegations of financial gain

68 Year Old Charged with Indecent Exposure and Kidnapping

Criminal Law, Indecent Exposure, Kidnapping|

A 68-year-old Victorville man has been accused of indecent exposure and attempted kidnapping. He was taken into custody on October 8th. 68 Year Old Charged with Indecent Exposure and Kidnapping Good Samaritan Charles Cooks witnessed as David Alvarado approached two school-aged boys and attempted to lure them into the car. When the boys refused, he

Lyft Driver Accused of Numerous Sex Crimes

Criminal Law, Kidnapping, Rape Crimes, Sex Crimes|

Police have arrested 37-year-old Octavio Alvarez Gomez in connection to a kidnapping and sexual assault crime. According to police, Gomez sexually assaulted a woman he picked up from a pub while he was driving for the ride sharing business, Lyft. Lyft Driver Accused of Numerous Sex Crimes Gomes is currently being held on a bail

LA Burglar Might be Connected to Murder

Burglary, Criminal Law, Home Invasion|

The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department is looking for an armed burglar suspect who might be connected to a murder that happened months ago. LA Burglar Might be Connected to Murder LA Sherriff’s Department deputies scanned the hills of an area just north of Mullholland Highway in search for a masked burglar who broke into

Break in Celebrity Burglary Case

Burglary, Criminal Law, Home Invasion, Restraining Order|

The LAPD has made an arrest in connection to a string of recent burglaries at the homes of Los Angeles celebrities. Break in Celebrity Burglary Case The LAPD is expected to announce a big break in a slew of burglaries that have very obviously targeted celebrities living in the Los Angeles area. Celebrities including

Expunge Your Marijuana Charges

Criminal Law, Expungement, Marijuana DUI|

If you were convicted of a marijuana crime you might be able to have your record expunged. Expunge Your Marijuana Charges When voters passed Proposition 64 in 2016 it made recreational use, possession and transportation of certain amounts of marijuana mostly legal in California. There was a bill in Prop 64 that allowed for persons convicted

Felony Charges for Hacking Selena Gomez’s Email

Criminal Law, Identity Theft|

This past July a New Jersey woman was arraigned on five felony counts of identity theft in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom. According to investigators, the woman hacked the email accounts of singer/actress Selena Gomez and one of her associates. Felony Charges for Hacking Selena Gomez’s Email Susan Atrach, 21, was accused of hacking

5 Teens Arrested in Doughnut Shop Robbery Spree

Criminal Law, Robbery|

Five teens have been arrested and in connection to a spree of doughnut shop robberies across Los Angeles and Orange County. Teens Arrested for Doughnut Shop Robbery Spree The Los Angeles County Sheriff Department arrested 5 teens in connection to a number of robberies that have taken place across Southern California. The teens were

Drunk Driver Crashes into Church Gathering

Criminal Law, DUI, Felony DUI|

Churchgoers this past Sunday church-goers received more than just an uplifting message at their service. At approximately 3:15 pm a suspected DUI driver crashed into their Hacienda Heights gathering. Three people were injured and had to be transported to local hospitals. Drunk Driver Crashes into Church Gathering Just after 3:15 p.m. on Sunday LA