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Los Angeles (AP) - Los Angeles police fatally shot a man who the department said was a suspect fleeing an area where patrol officers had heard gunfire.
ALSO. 2 crashes leave 2 dead on westbound 91 in Fullerton · police commissioners concerned by 'significant increase' in shootings by LAPD officers · 20 years ago, a dramatic North Hollywood shootout changed the course of the LAPD and policing at large ...
And also nobody's got their voice," said Craig Lally, director of the Los Angeles Police Protective League. "Why do you have to let them out early?
After four LAPD officers were acquitted in 1992 of assault in the videotaped beating of motorist Rodney King, violent riots broke out across the city and Parker Center was targeted by protesters who set fire to a parking kiosk and threw rocks at the ...
A man was killed in a Westlake shooting Friday afternoon, Los Angeles police Department officials said. The incident was reported about 2:15 p.m.
Hours into the standoff early Friday morning, Los Angeles police Department SWAT team officers entered the Winnetka home in the 20200 block of Leadwell Avenue and determined the gunman was not inside.
Los Angeles (AP) - The police chief of Los Angeles, a city that is half Latino, found himself in the middle of the national immigration debate on Wednesday ...
Facing criminal charges in connection with a New Year's Day collision, the wife of a Los Angeles police officer pleaded not guilty Thursday in the crash that ...
An armed man escaped through the back door of a Winnetka home and remained at large as members of a Los Angeles police Department SWAT team held positions outside of it for hours Friday morning.
police were looking for additional possible victims after a social worker was accused of having sex with a minor, the Los Angeles police Department said ...
LAPD To Hold 4 DUI Checkpoints This Weekend. Los Angeles, CA - The Los Angeles police Department is cracking down on inebriated drivers around Los Angeles this weekend with four DUI checkpoints.
The Los Angeles police Commission on Thursday launched its latest effort to answer one of the biggest questions facing law enforcement today, one that has increasingly tested the LAPD and other agencies as video consistently inspires fresh scrutiny of ...
police Suspect social worker May Have Molested Multiple children. Los Angeles, CA - Los Angeles police are asking for help locating children who may have been sexually abused by a former social worker tasked with protecting them.
With federal authorities hinting at a possible crackdown on state-licensed marijuana dealers, a group of California lawmakers wants to block local police and sheriff's departments from assisting such investigations and arrests unless compelled by a ...
Los Angeles' police chief says reports of sexual assault and domestic violence by Latino residents have dropped amid concerns that those in the country illegally could face deportation if they interact with police.
A 61-year-old man was killed early Wednesday when a car fatally struck him while he was in a crosswalk in Boyle Heights, the Los Angeles police Department ...
A Los Angeles police officer is suing Eastman Kodak Co., alleging that he developed a brain tumor after being exposed to chemicals at the Los Angeles police Dept.'s (LAPD) former Northeast Division station, previously the site of a Kodak processing lab.
Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday that reports of sexual assault and domestic violence made by the city's Latino residents have plummeted this year amid concerns that immigrants in the country illegally could risk deportation by ...
Trial is underway in Long Beach Superior Court for a harbor City man charged with ramming a Los Angeles police car, killing the officer driving it and seriously injuring his partner.
Violent gang-related crimes in the west San Fernando Valley increased 63 percent from 2014 to 2015 but held steady last year, according to a new analysis by ...
Los Angeles authorities detained Grammy winner Wyclef Jean and placed him in handcuffs during an early Tuesday search for an armed robbery suspect.
A representative for the City Attorney's Office did not immediately return a call for comment. According to the complaint, Alcocer joined the LAPD in September 1996 and was one of 40 candidates in 2008 vying to be a bomb technician. She was selected ...
The head of the Los Angeles police Department on Tuesday warned of a "strong correlation" between dramatic drops in violent crimes being reported by Hispanics in Los Angeles and fears of being deported, suggesting that the community may be avoiding ...
A man was found dead inside an SUV after exchanging gunfire with deputies Monday at the Los Angeles County Sheriff's station in Temple City, according to officials.
The LAPD searched a large perimeter in Van Nuys early Monday, March 20, 2017, after gunmen fired at officers during a pedestrian stop at Haskell Avenue and Vanowen Street.
A 31-year-old man was fatally shot in Boyle Heights early Monday, Los Angeles police Department officials said. LAPD officials investigate a fatal shooting in Boyle Heights on March 20, 2017. (Credit: KTLA). The shooting was reported about 7 a.m. near ...
The other California locations where detainer requests were declined were: the Santa Rita jail in Alameda County; Madera County Department of Corrections; the Anaheim city jail in Orange County; the Sacramento County jail; the Santa Barbara County jail ...
Another first for this year's race is "Rivalry Row'' on Mile 20 at Sepulveda Boulevard and Ohio Avenue in the Sawtelle district where students from UCLA and USC will attempt to coax runners to their side of the street.
Los Angeles police on Saturday confirmed a burglary happened at a Sherman Oaks home owned by actress Jaime Pressly. The break-in, in the 14900 block of Greenleaf Street, happened about 10:30 p.m.
"St. Patrick's Day has become one of the nation's favorite holidays to celebrate and party," The Los Angeles police Department said. "Unfortunately ... Over the St. Patrick's Day weekend, the LAPD will deploy additional officers at DUI/driver's license ...
KOREATOWN ( - A man has pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and committing a hate crime after being caught on camera attacking a woman with a hammer in a Koreatown strip mall, Los Angeles police announced Thursday at a news ...
A student shot near Reseda high school on Tuesday remains in stable condition and investigators continue to look for the shooter, the Los Angeles police Department said. "The investigation is ongoing," LAPD Officer Liliana Preciado said Wednesday.
Officers in the Los Angeles police Department - where McDonnell served 29 years - are required to wear silver belt buckles that match their predominantly silver-toned badges, said Officer Norma Eisenman, a department spokeswoman.
Witnesses said the boy may have been hit by the SUV a second time when it fled. The 5-year-old boy was taken to a local hospital where he died, LAPD Officer Mike Lopez told KTLA. the suspect is described as a Black male, between the ages of 19 and 25.
CHATSWORTH ( - A Los Angeles police Department task force investigating a series of knock-knock-style burglaries in the San Fernando Valley say they have made three arrests Tuesday, just five days after the task force was announced.
Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday that his department has seen a "significant increase" in the number of shootings by officers so far this year, drawing concern from his civilian bosses.
The Los Angeles police Department has received a flood of tips about a massive makeup heist at a Chatsworth warehouse, authorities said Monday.
A 19-year-old man was arrested in connection with a Los Feliz robbery that was caught on surveillance video, LAPD officials said Monday.
In his new book, "When police Kill," University of California, Berkeley law professor Franklin Zimring notes that Philadelphia drastically reduced the number of civilian deaths at the hands of police -- from 15 in 2007 to four in 2014 and two in 2015 ...
The LAPD is investigating the robbery of $4.5 million in Anastasia Beverly Hills makeup from a warehouse.
Gunshot detection systems that triangulate sounds from multiple sensors in a community could be greatly expanded beyond the existing 11 California cities, ...
Los Angeles police Deputy Chief Bob Green said that beyond the burglaries of celebrities' homes in the San Fernando Valley, the department has launched a task force to apprehend offenders, many of whom come from criminal street gangs.
A Los Angeles police Department commander who has supervised San Fernando Valley operations for two years has been tapped for a new assignment: buses and trains.
The incident was reported March 1 around 4:40 p.m. near Pickford Avenue and Sherbourne Street, the Los Angeles police Department reported in a news release Friday.
PACIFIC PALISADES ( - A driver who struck a Los Angeles police cruiser with her SUV was arrested after a bizarre standoff in a posh Pacific Palisades neighborhood Thursday evening.
Los Angeles police are searching for the thieves who made off with $4.5 million worth of makeup from a warehouse. The LAPD said Thursday that the suspects sawed through the roof of a San Fernando Valley warehouse and snatched more than 100,000 ...
LAPD Deputy Chief Bob Green, Operations-Valley Bureau, and several officers from the Valley Traffic Division, participated in a pedestrian-safety crackdown on Thursday.
The family of a 13-year-old boy involved in an altercation with an off-duty Los Angeles police officer in Anaheim has filed a lawsuit.
A new San Fernando Valley task force has been assembled to stop "knock-knock burglars" believed to be targeting celebrities and others in affluent neighborhoods, a Los Angeles police lieutenant said Thursday. The San Fernando Valley Knock Knock ...
Los Angeles police chased a stolen car suspect Thursday evening through the San Fernando Valley and the pursuit came to a dramatic end on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.





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