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Homeless Man Killed by LAPD was Wanted by U.S. Marshals

March 4, 2015
The federal warrant was issued Jan. 9 for Charley Saturmin Robinet after he didn’t provide monthly reports to a probation officer in November, December and January, Deputy U.S. Marshal Matthew Cordova said.

Homeless Man Killed by LAPD Monday was Convicted Bank Robber, French National

March 3, 2015
The 39-year-old man shot dead by Los Angeles police officers on skid row Sunday was convicted 15 years ago of an armed robbery at a Thousand Oaks, Calif., bank and sent to federal prison, according to records and law enforcement sources.

Video: L.A. Homeless Man Reached for Officer's Waistband Before Being Shot

March 2, 2015
An enhanced version of a video recording of Los Angeles police officers fatally shooting a homeless man on skid row Sunday appears to show the man's hand reaching in the direction of one officer's waistband.

L.A. Homeless Man Reached for Officer's Waistband Before Being Shot, Video Shows

March 2, 2015
An enhanced version of a video recording of Los Angeles police officers fatally shooting a homeless man on skid row Sunday appears to show the man's hand reaching in the direction of one officer's waistband. More Here.

No Charges Filed in 2013 LAPD Shooting of "Unarmed" Pursuit Suspect

February 24, 2015
Before the department's investigation was complete, the city agreed to pay Beaird's family $5 million to settle a federal civil rights lawsuit — the largest payout Los Angeles has made in a fatal police shooting case in at least a decade.

LAPD Officer Shoots, Wounds Boy Standing Next to Teen with Replica Gun

February 12, 2015
The Los Angeles Police Department said Wednesday that an officer shot and wounded a 15-year-old boy after spotting him in an alley next to someone who appeared to be aiming a handgun. The weapon turned out to be a replica firearm. The boy was transported to a local hospital and released after treatment.

Video: Man Who Leads LAPD Officers on Chase, Carjacks Woman Shot

February 10, 2015
A gunman driving a suspected stolen car was shot multiple times by "more than one officer" after trying to flee on foot and carjack at least two motorists on the 60 Freeway in the Southern California city of Montebello.

Man Who Leads LAPD Officers on Chase, Carjacks Woman Shot

February 10, 2015
A gunman driving a suspected stolen car was shot multiple times by "more than one officer" after trying to flee on foot and carjack at least two motorists on the 60 Freeway in the Los Angeles area Monday. More Here.

Battle Lines Forming Over Public Access to Videos from LAPD Body Cams

February 5, 2015
At two recent community meetings on the body camera issue, police commissioners and top brass heard from residents who questioned why the public would not get to see the footage. Many said that by withholding the recordings from the public, the department would undermine the transparency and officer accountability touted by proponents.

LAPD Under Fire for Arranging Meeting with Area Chiefs and Mexican Mafia Member

January 29, 2015
LAPD Deputy Chief Michael Downing described the meeting as an "LAPD-sponsored event" where attendees listened to the man describe his experience with a "transnational criminal enterprise."

Video: Violent Crime Rises in Los Angeles

January 13, 2015
The Los Angeles Police Department released crime statistics Monday showing that violent crime rose last year for the first time since 2003.

Violent Crime Rises in Los Angeles

January 13, 2015
The Los Angeles Police Department released crime statistics Monday showing that violent crime rose last year for the first time since 2003. More Here.

Video: Autopsy Shows Police Shot L.A. Man 3 Times

December 30, 2014
An autopsy report released on a 25-year-old man killed in a confrontation with Los Angeles police appears to affirm initial statements by officers about the struggle that led to the close-range shooting, police said.

Autopsy Report Prompts New Protests in Los Angeles

December 30, 2014
The autopsy report of Ezell Ford, a mentally ill black man shot by police in August after a reported gun grab, was released yesterday. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck says the report supports police accounts of what happened. But that didn't stop people from protesting, reports KTLA. More Here.

2 LAPD Police Officers Ambushed in Unprovoked Attack

December 29, 2014
Los Angeles police called off an intense 8-hour manhunt Monday morning that began after two officers were ambushed in an "unprovoked attack" the previous night. Two men allegedly opened fire on their patrol car. More Here.

Video: 2 LAPD Police Officers Ambushed, Shot at in Unprovoked Attack

December 29, 2014
Los Angeles police called off an intense 8-hour manhunt Monday morning that began after two officers were ambushed in an "unprovoked attack" in the Vermont-Slauson neighborhood of South L.A. the previous night.

LAPD Plan for Body Cameras Complicated by Privacy and Policy Concerns

December 18, 2014
Another battle is brewing over whether police officers should be able to review the recordings before writing police reports about incidents. Bibring and others said officers should not have access to the recordings because it could allow them to alter their statements or align them with what the footage showed.

LAPD to Outfit All Officers with TASER Axon Body Cameras and Evidence.com

December 17, 2014
TASER International today announced the purchase of 860 Axon body-worn video cameras and a five-year subscription to Evidence.com by the Los Angeles Police Department. Los Angeles plans to equip a total of 7,000 officers with body cameras in 2015.

Fine Line Between Lawful and Unlawful Protests

December 15, 2014
There will always be issues and decisions that every citizen may not agree with – it is simply the nature of who we are as Americans.

Video: L.A. Police Shoot, Kill Knife-Wielding Man in Hollywood

December 8, 2014
LAPD officers opened fire on a man carrying a 3- to 4-inch folding knife at the crowded Hollywood intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue about 7 p.m. while responding to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon, said Los Angeles Police Lt. Michael Ling.
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