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LAPD Chief Apologizes For Failure To Notify Commissioners Of Tampering

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has apologized for failing to promptly notify the Police Commission about officers tampering with audio-video devices in patrol cars.

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African-American LAPD Captain Files Lawsuit Against City For Discrimination, Retaliation

A black Los Angeles police captain is filing a lawsuit against the city, alleging that he was denied promotions due to the fact that he did not conform with what he claims is Chief Charlie Beck’s belief that all officers sent to Board of Rights hearings should be fired.

04/14/2014

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Public’s Help Sought In Beverly Crest Homicide Investigation

Authorities were called to the 10000 block of Westwanda Drive in the Benedict Canyon area at approximately 3:55 p.m. Saturday after someone came home and found the victim dead in his home.

04/13/2014

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Suspected Car Thief Flees Officers, Wages Hours-Long Standoff In South LA Home

An early-morning pursuit of a stolen vehicle Saturday took an unexpected turn when the suspect ran into a home and waged a tense four-hour standoff in South LA.

04/12/2014

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$50K Reward Offered In 2012 South LA Murder

A $50,000 reward was offered Friday for information leading to the arrest of the suspect responsible for the murder of a 40-year-old man.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/11/2014

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Records Reveal Woman Suspected In LAPD Motorcycle Officer’s Death Has Troubled Past

The woman suspected of killing an LAPD motorcycle officer with her SUV this weekend reportedly has a troubled past.

04/10/2014

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Charges Filed Against Alleged Gunman In LAPD West Traffic Division Shooting

A man who allegedly shot up a Los Angeles police station, wounding an officer, has been charged with attempted murder.

04/10/2014

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Security Questions Arise In Wake Of LAPD West Traffic Division Shooting

Security and safety questions are at the forefront following a shooting earlier this week at the LAPD’s West Traffic Division.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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LAPD Motorcyle Officer Dies Days After Being Struck By SUV

An LAPD motorcycle officer who was struck by an SUV in Sun Valley Saturday has died.

04/09/2014

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LAPD Officer Sentenced To Probation In 2008 Perjury Case

A Los Angeles Police Department officer Wednesday was sentenced to three years probation for lying under oath in a 2008 drug possession case.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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Wounded LAPD Officer Released From Hospital

A Los Angeles Police Department officer who was shot several times at a station earlier this week has been released from the hospital.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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Suspect Who Allegedly Opened Fire At LAPD Station Wanted To Be Cop

A desk officer shot several times by a suspect at the LAPD’s West Traffic Division was not wearing a bulletproof vest as previously reported, the police department announced Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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LAPD Motor Officer Crash Suspect Pleads Not Guilty To DUI, Drug Possession

Qaneak Shaney Cobb, 33, made her first court appearance Tuesday, three days after she was arrested following the crash in Sun Valley that critically injured an officer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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Report: LAPD Officers Disabled Voice Recording Equipment On Patrol Cars

L.A. police officers tampered with voice recording equipment in dozens of patrol cars in order to avoid having their conversations monitored while on duty, according to reports Tuesday.

04/08/2014

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Blood Drive Held For Injured LAPD Motorcycle Officer

A veteran Los Angeles Police Department motorcycle officer remained in a medically-induced coma Monday after he was hit by an alleged DUI driver.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/07/2014

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