Friday, June 22

Former UCLA employee sentenced to two years in prison for embezzlement

A judge sentenced a former UCLA personal assistant to two years in state prison Wednesday for embezzling about $80,000 from a university bank account. Casandra Carmen Jones, a temporary personal assistant who stole money from a university account for more than a year, pleaded no contest to one count of grand theft of personal property, said Ricardo Santiago, a district attorney spokesperson. Read more...



Deputy District Attorney Victor Avila, the prosecutor for the case, questioned witnesses on the charges of murder and burglary. (Jintak Han/Daily Bruin)

Preliminary hearing begins for suspects charged with murder of student

Two men accused of murdering a UCLA student looked on silently at a preliminary hearing Thursday as witnesses testified seeing them outside the apartment complex where Andrea “Andy” DelVesco was found dead Sept. Read more...

Photo: Deputy District Attorney Victor Avila, the prosecutor for the case, questioned witnesses on the charges of murder and burglary. (Jintak Han/Daily Bruin)

Deputy District Attorney Victor Avila, the prosecutor for the case, questioned witnesses on the charges of murder and burglary. (Jintak Han/Daily Bruin)



UCPD is searching for a burglar who entered the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity house on Land- fair Avenue and stole two laptops, a game console and cash (Owen Emerson/Daily Bruin senior staff)

UCPD looking for person responsible for burglary at Sigma Phi Epsilon

University police are searching for a person who entered a UCLA fraternity house on Landfair Avenue on Thursday and stole two laptops, a game console and cash. Read more...

Photo: UCPD is searching for a burglar who entered the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity house on Land- fair Avenue and stole two laptops, a game console and cash (Owen Emerson/Daily Bruin senior staff)

UCPD is searching for a burglar who entered the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity house on Land- fair Avenue and stole two laptops, a game console and cash (Owen Emerson/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Westwood BID recap – Feb. 18

The Westwood Village Improvement Association, also known as the BID, is a nonprofit organization tasked with improving the state of Westwood Village. The BID was created by property and business owners in August 2011 to provide Westwood Village with functions the City of Los Angeles could not provide. Read more...