Chief Charlie Beck
Despite a reduction in violent crime, Los Angeles police say there has been a spike this year in both assaults on officers and officer-involved shootings.
The Los Angeles Police Department have made 110 arrests in connection with cold cases in a matter of months. LAPD Chief Charlie Beack said it has been a remarkable turnaround that was made possible because of a special task force and grant money provided by the federal government.
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck spoke publicly Friday, reaffirming his confidence in the Dodger Stadium beating case of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow and stating that his position has not changed.
Money, contract issues and a dispute between the police union and LAPD Chief Charlie Beck may force the reassignment of detectives back to patrol duty.
LAPD officer Josh Cullins — a Marine killed on active military duty in Afghanistan — is among the latest names added to the memorial wall.
Officers are set to learn everything from maritime boarding procedures to vessel identification and counter-terrorism practices.
Police Chief Charlie Beck and detectives plan an afternoon news conference to update the case and ask for the public’s help.
A civilian commission has rejected a recommendation from the city’s chief of police, ruling officers were not justified in the fatal shooting of an unarmed autistic man in the Koreatown neighborhood last year.
Authorities are planning an $80,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the gunman who shot and wounded a Los Angeles school police officer as police continue a search for the suspect.
A standoff with officers over financial disclosure forms won’t affect the department’s response ability, according to LAPD Chief Charlie Beck.
Seventeen homicides: that’s the difference between an understaffed LAPD and one that isn’t, according to Chief Charlie Beck.
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck says detectives investigating the suspected “Grim Sleeper” serial killer have opened four new missing person cases.
Both the city’s mayor and police chief the need to maintain 9,963 police officers as Los Angeles faces a huge cash crunch.
Officials say the homicide rate in Los Angeles last year was the lowest in more than four decades.
Chief Charlie Beck will not get a raise on his annual salary of $307,290 as the city continues to struggle economically.