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  1. Appeal rejected for rapist who claimed to be cop when he attacked exotic dancer in Torrance

    09.19 / 21:47 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    LOS ANGELES - A state appellate court panel today rejected an appeal by a convicted sex offender who was found guilty of rape and other charges for an attack on an exotic dancer in Torrance in which he claimed to be an undercover police officer.The three-justice panel from California's 2nd District Court of Appeal turned down the defense's contention that there were errors in Guy Allen Dietz's…
  2. Thousands of fake hoverboards seized in Santa Fe Springs

    09.19 / 18:37 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    Sheriff's investigators on Monday seized thousands of counterfeit hoverboards worth about $1.2 million in Santa Fe Springs, officials said.Deputies who descended on the building in the 10000 block of Pioneer Boulevard found 2,500 to 3,000 of the fake toysOne person was briefly detained during the raid but was…
  3. Torrance boy, 15, is victim in fatal Wilmington shooting

    09.19 / 17:37 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    WILMINGTON - Authorities today identified a teen who was killed in a car-to-car shooting in Wilmington over the weekend.The shooting occurred near Island and F streets about 10:15 p.m. Saturday, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.Christian Polanco-Uribe, 15, of Torrance, who was a passenger in one of the vehicles, died at the scene, the coroner's office…
  4. Man shot to death in Gardena

    09.19 / 16:35 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    GARDENA - A man was shot and killed in front of a Gardena apartment complex, police said today.Officers responded to a shots fired call around 6:40 p.m. Monday in the area of Rosecrans and Ardath avenues, according to Gardena police Lt. Mike Saffell.Officers found a man lying on the front lawn of the apartment…
  5. Sentencing set today in Redondo Beach killing of reality TV attorney Loredana Nesci

    09.19 / 15:07 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    TORRANCE - A Redondo Beach man is expected to be sentenced today for the stabbing death of his live-in girlfriend, a onetime Los Angeles police officer who became an attorney and reality TV personality.Robert Brian Reagan, 53, who was found guilty of second-degree murder, is facing 16 years to life in prison for the July 22, 2015, killing of Loredana…
  6. Lakewood teacher, 52, accused of 3-year sexual relationship with student

    09.14 / 19:57 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    A 52-year-old Lakewood woman has been charged with having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a female student over the span of three years, Los Angeles County prosecutors announced today. Mary Jahn has been charged with nine felony counts, including four counts of sexual penetration by foreign object, three counts of lewd acts upon a child and two counts of oral copulation of a person under 18, according to…
  7. LA deputy arrested on suspicion of raping female jail inmates

    09.14 / 19:57 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    LOS ANGELES - A 10-year-veteran deputy of the Los Angeles County sheriff's department has been arrested on suspicion of engaging in sexual contact with two female inmates, officials announced Thursday.Giancarlo Scotti, 31, #xa0;was arrested Wednesday night, within hours of the allegation including "rape under color of authority," #xa0;said#xa0;Sheriff Jim McDonnell during a news conference at downtown LA's Hall of…
  8. LA deputy arrested on suspicion of rape at women's jail

    09.14 / 18:52 presstelegram.com Presstelegram.com - Crime
    LOS ANGELES - A 10-year-veteran deputy of the Los Angeles County sheriff's department has been arrested on suspicion of engaging in sexual contact with two female inmates, officials announced Thursday.Giancarlo Scotti was arrested Wednesday night, within hours of the allegation including "rape under color of authority," #xa0;said#xa0;Sheriff Jim McDonnell during a news conference at downtown LA's Hall of…