Speaking out for the first time on the case Tuesday in downtown L.A., Beck backed officers.
After he was handcuffed, Jorge Azucena, 26, told officers he couldn’t breathe and had asthma.
A memo released Wednesday purportedly shows LAPD Chief Charlie Beck’s signature approving a deal for the department to buy a horse from his daughter, who is also an LAPD officer, according to a report.
Recent investigations into alleged possible conflicts of interest are unlikely to play a major factor in a decision to renew LAPD Chief Charlie Beck’s contract with the city, a police official said Tuesday.
An LAPD detective is facing backlash Tuesday for an audio recording in which his alleged voice is heard discussing how he lethally shot an off-duty officer.
The first in a series of meetings seeking public comment on a bid by LAPD Chief Charlie Beck for a second term saw a light turnout Wednesday night.
Southland residents will get their chance Wednesday night to weigh in on Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck’s bid to lead the department for a second five-year term.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck was involved in a three-vehicle collision Wednesday night in Simi Valley.
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“It has been an honor to serve as the Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department,” Beck wrote.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck said he “strongly but respectfully disagrees” with a $12 million jury award given to five former police recruits.
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has apologized for failing to promptly notify the Police Commission about officers tampering with audio-video devices in patrol cars.
Sgt. A.J. DeBellis, who joined the LAPD in 1990, filed a complaint Friday in Los Angeles Superior Court alleging discrimination, harassment and retaliation.
LAPD’s SWAT team, K-9 units and other elite divisions gathered at Dodger Stadium Wednesday for inspection from their top commander.
Eight Los Angeles police officers who mistakenly riddled a pickup truck with bullets during a manhunt for cop-turned-killer Christopher Dorner last year will be allowed to return to the field.