A murder, an arrest, but no court case or conviction. There are claims that prosecutors in Riverside County knowingly kept an innocent man behind bars for allegedly killing a man more than a decade ago, even when the evidence pointed away from him. Roger Parker spent nearly four years behind bars for a murder he didn’t commit.
Authorities in Imperial Beach continue to investigate a fire that swept through an apartment complex early Sunday, claiming the life of an elderly man, and leaving 10 others displaced.
A 56-year-old Dozier Street woman could be entitled to monetary compensation after a fire swept through her East Los Angeles duplex, destroying property and killing two of her pets.
Pacific Gas & Electric could be the first company to access a wildfire liability fund established by the state over two years ago, intended to keep utilities solvent after causing major wildfires.
A day after state officials concluded that a tree falling into Pacific Gas and Electric Company power lines started the massive Dixie Fire last summer, the utility said millions of other trees remain within “strike distance” of its equipment.