A Los Angeles Police Department disciplinary panel has recommended the firing of a veteran detective for allegedly making racially charged comments during a training lecture.
Homicide detectives responded to the 10900 Block of Long Beach Boulevard at approximately 6:43 p.m. Thursday to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a male adult.
On Thursday, the LAPD said Lyga was relieved of his duties following new information that came to the attention of Charlie Beck.
He was a popular officer and detective at the Southwest division of the LAPD.
Police say 35-year-old William Jennings was walking in the 3300 block of West Jefferson Boulevard at about 11:30 p.m. Friday when a man confronted him with a knife.
The bodies of a man and a woman were discovered around 7 a.m. Tuesday in the 3300 block of Billie Court, police said.
Shawn Halloran, 23, and Marcus Word, 36, both of Long Beach, were taken into custody by Long Beach police late Wednesday.
The fatal shooting of a pit bull by a Los Angeles police detective was under investigation Tuesday.
Jazzmine Wash, of Long Beach, died at the scene of the crime in the 500 block of Walnut Avenue about 6:20 a.m., Long Beach police said.
The mother of a 26-year-old man charged in the stabbing death of a woman on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame says she’s not surprised her son would commit such an act.
A San Bernardino Sheriff’s Detective killed in the February manhunt with Christopher Dorner was honored Thursday by the department that he served for 15 years.
Police are asking for help getting the word out in the Mount Washington/Elysian Park area, where more than four child annoyance instances are now connected.
Family and friends mourned the loss of a Santa Cruz police detective from the Southland who was gunned down Tuesday.
Law enforcement from across Southern California paid their final respects Thursday to a San Bernardino County Sheriff’s deputy who was allegedly shot to death by Christopher Dorner.
Following in her father’s footsteps, a 23-year-old woman Friday was among 40 graduates of the Los Angeles Police Department Academy Class 8-12.