KCAL9 Talks To Founder Of The #BlackLivesMatter MovementWhile black males make up only about 6 percent of the US population, they accounted for 40 percent of the unarmed men shot to death by police last year, according to the Washington Post.
LA Mayor: Being Mobbed By Rowdy Crowd 'Part Of The Job'"Sometimes people scream, sometimes people shout. I'm just going to continue doing the work that I was elected to do," Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said in response to being mobbed by members of the activist group Black Lives Matter during a town hall meeting in Jefferson Park Monday night.
Police Commission Meeting Disrupted By Ezell Ford ProtestersProtesters disrupted a meeting Tuesday of the Los Angeles Police Commission on the one-year anniversary of the Ezell Ford shooting.
Mother Of Ezell Ford Calls For Change On One-Year Anniversary Of His DeathThe 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.
Garcetti Mum After Meeting With Black Lives Matter ActivistsMayor Eric Garcetti had very little to say to reporters after he left the 90-minute closed-door meeting with members of Black Lives Matter.
Judge Rules LAPD Chief Must Answer Questions About Ezell Ford ShootingThe Los Angeles police chief will have to answer questions about the fatal officer-involved shooting of a black man last year.
Union Chief Hints At Less 'Proactive' Police Work In Wake Of Ezell Ford RulingPolice 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.
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.
Mayor Garcetti Addresses Ezell Ford Investigation, AftermathProtesters held signs saying things like "Ezell Would Have Wanted A Living Wage."
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.
New Tensions Arise On Both Sides Of Ezell Ford CaseActivists and police officers are growing increasingly worried about the outcome of the Ezell Ford investigation.
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.