Criminal Case Results

These Cases are in Los Angeles, Ventura, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. Cases shown as No Filing are due to early intervention with Prosecuting Authorities to present exculpatory evidence.

2017 CRIMINAL CASE RESULTS

  • People v Felix C., misdemeanor drunk in public, with prior dui; 10 AA’s and dismissed.
  • People v Martin B., DUI with high BAC and damaged state property; pled to first DUI, AB541 (3 month driver safety program), restitution per insurance, 3 years probation.
  • People v Reynaldo M., DUI that went to warrant; reinstated probation, community labor.
  • People v Laron B., felony first degree burglary with enhancement for committing offense while on bail for prior felony burglary; 2 years state prison with credit for time served and no enhancement.
  • People v. Maral B., misdemeanor hit and run; case dismissed.
  • People v James C., second DUI with 2 accidents and high BAC; SB 37 (18 month driver safety program); restitution per civil; 60 day residential program in lieu of jail.
  • People v. Matthew J., felony possession of stolen credit cards while on probation; Drug Court.
  • People v. Mark L., possession of syringes in jail while on trial for home invasion with gang enhancement; 2 years concurrent.
  • People v. Garon M., felony domestic violence, with priors and while on trial for attempt murder and facing misdemeanor battery charges. Faced 16 years, but sentenced to 8 years state prison and 1 year time served on misdemeanor battery.
  • People v. Jose H.-2 counts felony vandalism with gang enhancement; admit gang enhancement and time served.
  • Jacob G.-Title IX sexual assault at USC. Settled for one year of counseling with no suspension. Avoided criminal charges on 2 potential rape cases.
  • People v Brent B., plea to felony battery with GBI; 6 months jail and 3 years probation. Court willing to consider reduction to misdemeanor in short time. (Co-Defendants got much longer time and strikes).
  • People v. Robert V., felony sales of marijuana oil while on probation for same offense. Drug Court.
  • People v Joseph Barba, Assault, Robbery, with prior; Time served.
  • People v. Storm D., felony rape of intoxicated victim case in Fresno, pending.
  • People v. Rachel D., DUI with high BAC, restitution per civil; AB 541 (3 month driver safety program)
  • John M., DSS licensing petition for lifetime ban. Admitted. Able to petition to set aside in one year.
  • People v. Julius M., felony assault with great bodily injury in prison. Pending in Fairfield, CA
  • People v. Leonard S., Misdemeanor hit and run; judicial diversion for 12 months, community service, pending.
  • People v Joseph S., cold case murder; pending in Fresno.
  • People v Irad S., possession for sale of cocaine, ecstacy; Deferred Entry of Judgment, pending.
  • People v Christopher P., assault with great bodily injury in jail, mental health court competency issues; case pending.
  • People v Jose P., outstanding warrant on felony drug, dui and hit and run; DEJ terminated years ago. Motion to reduce to misdemeanor drug possession granted; hit and run dismissed.
    VVH-appeal on Title IX 2 year suspension at UC Berkeley. Won appeal. Suspension overturned.
  • People v. Trevion S., assault and battery, robbery, gang enhancement while robbery pending in other court. Plead to assault, with no enhancement and released on time served.
  • People v. BU, human trafficking, pimping and pandering; pending in Orange County.
  • People v. DB, DUI with accident and high BAC; AB541, restitution per civil; Pharmacy Board citation and fine only.
  • People v. Michael H., two cases: residential burglary and robbery with weapon. Plead to burglary, 2 years with credit for half time served and restitution. Robbery dismissed.
  • People v Daniel T., post-conviction Motion to Modify Terms of Probation in Felony/Strike DUI with injury pending.
  • People v. Paul A., multiple counts of burglary, elder abuse with 3 prior strikes. Pending.
  • People v. Rick P., possession for sale of methamphetamine, with potential federal forfeiture. Pending.
  • People v. Jonathan S., multiple counts burglary, reduced to misdemeanors and granted Military Diversion.
  • People v. Karla G., felony assault and battery counts, pending.
  • Paul F., Southwest Law School Honor Code violation. Pending.
  • People v. Steven B., possession of methamine. Pending in Ventura.
  • People v. Christopher F., robbery, fraudulent use of credit cards. Pending.
  • People v. Austin M., two counts armed robbery with gang enhancement. Pending.
  • People v. Jose R., misdemeanor domestic violence with injuries; 3 years summary probation, 52 weeks domestic violence classes; restitution.
  • People v. Francois T., DUI with over .15 BAC; plead to wet reckless after DMV set aside based on officer testimony; 3 years summary probation, 3 month driver safety program, MADD.
  • People v. Arminas I., rape and domestic violence. Case not filed.
  • People v. Johnson L., cultivation, possession for sale, theft of services, possession of illegal weapon; got weapon charge dismissed at preliminary hearing. Case pending.
  • People v. Victor S., charged with intentional, premeditated murder, faced life in prison without parole; plead to voluntary manslaughter, sentenced to 11 years state prison.
  • In re Zarius C., multiple juvenile residential burglaries, 7 months camp with early release and no strike.
  • People v. Mark L., possession of syringes in jail with multiple priors. Pending
  • People v. Kyle C., arson of a building, arson of personal property. Faced 14 years state prison. Sentenced to 6 years with no strike.
  • People v. William H., 5 Counts misdemeanor annoyance of a child, plead to one count, 5 years summary probation, register as sex offender for 1 year, attend 52 sex offender classes and reduce to disturbing the peace misdemeanor with no registration requirement in one year.
  • People v Rachel C., Felony Battery likely to produce great bodily injury, battery and vandalism; plead to felony, one year outpatient alcohol counseling, reduce to misdemeanor in one year.
  • People v. Barry D., Felon in Possession of Firearm with gang enhancement. Bound over at preliminary hearing, with gang enhancement dismissed.
  • People v Mike S., Felony Shoplifting, Restitution and reduction to misdemeanor. 3 years probation.
  • People v. Saleem K., Possession of counterfeit access card, 3 years summary probation and community labor.
  • People v. Shelly P., Driving as Unlicensed Driver due to DUI, restoration of license, fines and case dismissed.
  • People v. Fernando S., Motion to Reduce Felony Terrorist Threat to Misdemeanor granted.
  • People v. Toye F., Second Dui with .23 BAC, 3 years summary probation, 18 month driver safety program, community service and permission to move out of state to complete.
  • People v. Jude M., Possession of Counterfeit Access Card, 3 years summary probation and community service.
  • People v. Robert V., Sale of Concentrated Cannabis, with Prior as Felony and probation violation. Drug Court. 18 month drug program and case to be dismissed.
  • People v. Kim R., shoplifting, 3 years probation, counseling, AA meetings, community service.
  • People v. Kim R., Obstructing Police Officer, 3 years probation, AA meetings, community labor.
  • People v. Edit Z., DUI with injury, plead to reckless, 2 years probation, restitution per civil.
  • People v. Brandon B., Felon in possession of Firearm, plead open to court over prosecution objection, prior strike dismissed, 8 months county jail.
  • People v. Fernando D., Assault with intent to do great bodily injury and GBI enhancement; bound over after preliminary hearing and pending for trial.
    US v Aaron Lewis, Motion to Terminate Probation early granted.
  • People v. Joseph S., Murder trial pending.
  • People v. Eric N., Possession of Firearm with Prior Strike, plead open to Court, Strike Dismissed, 3 years probation, counseling, community service.
  • People v. Richard S., Resist Arrest and Battery on Officer, Plead to Obstructing Officer, 3 years probation, community labor.
  • People v. Jason B., transportation of 1 kilo methamphetamine on airplane, avoided Federal charges, faced 10 years prison, Plead to charge, 5 years probation, 180 days approved for house arrest, community service.
  • People v. Kathy M., Grand theft of services with multiple priors. Faced 4 years prison. 5 years formal probation, restitution and community service.
  • People v. Felipe A., DUI with .17 BAC, standard first, 3 years probation, fines, 3 month driver safety program, MADD.
    In re FS, Juvenile matter. Felony Arson reduced to Misdemeanor over prosecutor objection and probation terminated, expungement and sealed record in one year.
  • People v FR, misdemeanor vandalism, judicial diversion, restitution, community service and case dismissed in two months.
  • People v. Matthew J., credit card fraud, with multiple priors. Plead to offense and placed in Drug Court for 3 years probation, 18 month drug program, probation violation to run concurrent, misdemeanor dismissed.
  • People v. Gary W. - Plead to DUI. Hit and Run dismissed. Standard First DUI terms. 2015
  • People v. Andrew W. – Felony Sales of Methamphetamine. Probation and Community Labor. 2015
  • People v. Glen C. - Felony Vandalism. DEJ with restitution and dismissal within 1 year. 2015
  • People v. Yuliy M. – Misdemeanor Assault. Restitution and Reduce to Infraction within 1 year. 2015
  • People v. Rick C. – Motion for Return of Property ($21,000) Granted. 2015
  • People v. Ryan S. – Felony Possession of Controlled Substances for Sale. Plead to Misdemeanor Vandalism, Felony Drug Count Dismissed after 40 hours of community Labor. 2 years Summary Probation. 2015
  • People v. Noe M. – Multiple Counts Felony Drug Transportation for Sale (17 lbs. crack and methamphetamine) with prior Federal transport conviction. Faced 16 years State Prison. Plead to 2 counts. 3 years State Prison concurrent. 2015.
  • People v. PN – Felony Embezzlement. Restitution Negotiated with Victim and Paid in agreed upon amount. Reduced to Misdemeanor. 3 years Summary Probation. 2015
  • People v. James W. – Multiple Probation Violations on 2 DUI’s. 90 days inpatient rehab in lieu of jail and vacation of AB 1358 requirement. 2015
  • People v. Dereck A. – Battery Count Dismissed. 2 years Summary Probation remaining. All other conditions of probation fulfilled. 2015
  • People v. Marit W. – Felony Drug Charges Dismissed per DEJ. 2015
  • People v. Talya R. –  Convinced DA not to file Felony Embezzlement charges against client. No filing. 2015
  • People v. Omar M. –Felony Evading Police. Pending. 2015
  • People v. Randy K. – Lewd photos. 3 years Summary probation with Community Service. 2015
  • People v. Amber S. - 2d DUI and Probation Violation. Plead to Wet Reckless. 9 month Driver Safety and Community Service on PV. 2015
  • People v. Cajuan D. – Multiple Counts Felony Burglary with Multiple priors. Pending. 2015.
  • People v. Marquez A. – DUI. Pending. 2015
  • People v. Felipe A. – DUI with accident. Pending. 2015
  • People v. Gary W. – DUI and Hit and Run. Pending. 2014
  • People v. YKA – Felony Sexual Assault. Case Pending. 2014
  • People v. Eric N. - Felon in Possession of Firearm with Prior Strike. Case Pending. 2014
  • People v. Nikole C. –DUI. Plead and sentenced to Standard First DUI terms. 2014
  • People v. Glen C. – Felony Vandalism. Case Pending. 2014
  • People v. Yuliy M. – Misdemeanor Assault and Battery. Case Pending. 2014
  • People v. Marc O. – Felony Stalking with Prior Strike. Faced 4 years State Prison. Won Romero Motion (to Strike Prior Strike). Probation with 365 days county jail. 2014
  • People v. Gary C. – Multiple Counts Felon in Possession of Firearms and Possession of Controlled Substances for Sale. Pending. 2014
  • People v. Patrick R. – DUI with accident. Standard First DUI terms and Restitution. 2014
  • People v. F.S. Jr., - Juvenile Felony Arson as a Strike. Plead to Felony Arson. Sentenced to one year probation and return to parents with possible reduction to Misdemeanor in 1 year. 2014
  • People v. Robert M. – Second DUI. 10 days jail and 9 month driver safety program. 2014
  • People v. Steven G. – Vehicular Manslaughter. Case Pending. 2014
  • People v. James W. – Probation Violation on 2 DUI cases. Pending. 2014
  • People v. Dereck A. – Multiple Hit and Run, Assault and Battery in LA, and second case filed in Santa Monica. Santa Monica cased dismissed on Motion for Double Jeopardy. LA case resolved with probation, community labor and counseling for one year. Battery to be Dismissed in one year. 2014
  • People v. Jennifer P. - First DUI. Standard First DUI terms. 2014
  • People v. Gary D. – Shoplifting with Multiple felony and misdemeanor priors. Plead to misdemeanor. Community service and counseling for 1 year; 3 years summary probation. 2014
  • People v. Marit. W.- Felony Possession of Controlled Substances. DEJ. 2014
  • People v. Angie O. – Felony Sales of Marijuana. Case Pending. 2014
  • People v. Tyrone B. – Multiple Felony Sales of Controlled Substances with multiple priors. Case Pending. 2014
  • People v. Freddy H. – Felony Vandalism. 2 years Summary Probation and time served. 2014
  • People v. Talya R. - Felony Embezzlement. Case Pending. 2014
  • People v. Uche N. – Felony Child Torture and Child Abuse; Faced Life In Prison. Got Bail reduced from $1million to $100,000. After conducting Preliminary Hearing and 995 Motion, Judge Reduced and Client Plead to Misdemeanor Child Abuse. 5 years Probation. 2015

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