LOS ANGELES – A medical doctor was arrested this morning on federal charges of illegally selling prescriptions without a legitimate medical purpose to undercover operatives who visited the physician’s Victorville medical office.
Month: February 2018
WASHINGTON – The Department of Justice today filed denaturalization lawsuits against five individuals who, according to the Department’s complaints, unlawfully procured their United States citizenship by concealing their sexual abuse of minor victims during the naturalization process.
SANTA ANA, Calif. – A drunken driver was charged today with murder for killing a 6-year-old girl who was playing on a residential sidewalk in Fullerton when the defendant crashed into h
SANTA ANA, Calif. – Orange County District Attorney (OCDA) Tony Rackauckas filed a civil lawsuit yesterday, Feb. 20, 2018, against a family of companies and their officers for failing to pay over $200,000 in prevailing wages and taxes on a project at the Orange County Fairgrounds. AWI Builders, Inc., Construction Contractors Corporation (CCC), TOSC Inc., Zhirayr “Robert” Mekikyan, Anna Mekikyan, and Tigran Oganesian are named as defendants.
LOS ANGELES – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today announced that special agents from the California Department of Justice’s (Cal DOJ) Division of Law Enforcement removed 28 firearms from an individual who is legally barred from owning weapons and who is listed in the Armed Prohibited Persons System (APPS) database.
Today the Justice Department reached a settlement agreement with Atlantis Events, Inc., (Atlantis), a cruise and resort vacation company with offices in West Hollywood, California, to ensure that individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing are provided effective communication when travelling with the company.
SACRAMENTO – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and San Diego County District Attorney Summer Stephan announced today that a Florida couple has been sentenced to two years in jail and ordered to pay back $69,609 in restitution after being indicted last October on multiple counts related to a cancelled high school band trip to Japan. At today’s sentencing in San Diego Superior Court, the Court also retained jurisdiction to order, if appropriate, additional restitution. Sixty-eight victims were identified in the indictment, and another seven victims were named in a complaint that was filed after the grand jury proceedings.
A 26-year-old Los Angeles man pleaded no contest today to one count of carjacking for taking an Uber driver’s vehicle, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.
A 51-year-old man has been charged with committing more than twenty robberies in a span of seven months, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.
A 37-year-old gang member was sentenced today to death for murdering five people at a Long Beach homeless encampment in 2008, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.