Ezell Ford

Two consecutive meetings of the Police Commission have been halted in recent weeks due to protests. (credit: Ed Mertz)

Police Commission Meeting Disrupted By Ezell Ford Protesters

Protesters disrupted a meeting Tuesday of the Los Angeles Police Commission on the one-year anniversary of the Ezell Ford shooting.

08/11/2015

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Mother Of Ezell Ford Calls For Change On One-Year Anniversary Of His Death

The mother of a 25-year-old man who was fatally shot by two Los Angeles Police Department officers spoke out on Tuesday in wake of the one-year anniversary of her son’s death.

08/11/2015

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Garcetti Mum After Meeting With Black Lives Matter Activists

Mayor Eric Garcetti had very little to say to reporters after he left the 90-minute closed-door meeting with members of Black Lives Matter.

07/09/2015

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Judge Rules LAPD Chief Must Answer Questions About Ezell Ford Shooting

The Los Angeles police chief will have to answer questions about the fatal officer-involved shooting of a black man last year.

07/06/2015

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Union Chief Hints At Less ‘Proactive’ Police Work In Wake Of Ezell Ford Ruling

Police officers in Los Angeles are backing off the practice of community policing in the aftermath of the Ezell Ford case, a police union official said Tuesday.

06/16/2015

KNX1070 hosts "Ask The Mayor" Q&A with Mayor Eric Garcetti  (credit: KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO)

Garcetti Faces Questions Over DC Fundraising Trip, Timing On ‘Ask The Mayor’

Mayor Eric Garcetti defended his decision to attend a Washington, D.C. fundraiser for his 2017 re-election campaign on the eve of the Police Commission’s ruling on the fatal officer-involved shooting of Ezell Ford.

06/16/2015

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Mayor Garcetti Addresses Ezell Ford Investigation, Aftermath

Protesters held signs saying things like “Ezell Would Have Wanted A Living Wage.”

06/13/2015

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LAPD Officers Say Commission’s Ezell Ford Ruling Hasn’t Influenced Their Policing

“[Officers] will be out in the streets and they will be doing their jobs,” LAPD Sgt. Barry Montgomery.

06/12/2015

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New Tensions Arise On Both Sides Of Ezell Ford Case

Activists and police officers are growing increasingly worried about the outcome of the Ezell Ford investigation.

06/12/2015

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Mayor Backs Beck’s Efforts To Reach Out To LAPD Ranks After Commission Ruling

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti voiced his support Thursday for LAPD Chief Charlie Beck after reaching out to officers in the wake of the police commission’s decision in the Ezell Ford shooting.

06/11/2015

Activists Urge DA To File Charges In Police Shooting Of Shooting Ezell Ford

Civil rights activists urged the district attorney’s office Wednesday to file charges against a Los Angeles Police Department officer found in violation of fatally shooting Ezell Ford.

06/10/2015

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Police Commission: 1 Officer Unjustified In Fatal Shooting Of Ezell Ford

The Los Angeles Police Commission on Tuesday found that one officer acted within policy but another violated it in the fatal close-range shooting of a 25-year-old black man last year.

06/09/2015

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Ezell Ford’s Mother Reacts To Commission Ruling: ‘Thank You Mr. Soboroff’

Ezell Ford’s mother spoke out Monday following the ruling of the Police Commission in the fatal shooting of her son by LAPD officers.

06/09/2015

LA Police Commission Reviews Controversial Ezell Ford Shooting Case

Members of the Los Angeles Police Commission Tuesday are expected to vote on the fate officers involved in the deadly shooting of Ezell Ford.

06/09/2015

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Protesters Pitch Tents Near Mayor’s Home Ahead Of Commission’s Plans To Discuss Ezell Ford

The Police Commission is scheduled Tuesday to review the controversial case of Ezell Ford, a mentally ill black man fatally shot by police last summer.

06/08/2015

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