Ian Campbell

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Hollywood Freeway Sign Pays Tribute To Victim Of 1963 ‘Onion Field’ Killing

A new freeway sign paying tribute to an officer killed in a crime that came to be known as “The Onion Field” murder was unveiled on Saturday.


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Exhibition Sheds Light On Notorious 1963 ‘Onion Field’ Murder

An exhibition to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the kidnapping of two Los Angeles Police Department officers opened Saturday at the Los Angeles Police Museum.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/09/2013

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LA Honors Slain ‘Onion Field’ Officer

Two dozen police officers stood at attention as bagpipers played “Amazing Grace” on a Hollywood street Friday in memory of a slain colleague they never knew.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/10/2012

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LA City Council Votes To Name Hollywood Intersection After Slain LAPD Officer

The L.A. City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to name a Hollywood intersection after a slain Los Angeles police officer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/31/2012

Gregory Powell, the Onion Field Killer, is asking for an early release from prison because he is dying of cancer.

‘Onion Field’ Killer Asking For Early Release From Prison

The man, who became known as the Onion Field Killer, is trying for an eleventh attempt to get out of prison early.