Brian Pratt says Raylean Brooks continues to show no remorse for the crime.
The male suspect, believed to be between 40 and 60 years old, fled the scene in a dark colored SUV.
The groups hoped that a dialog between the police and the black community could help calm tensions.
Surrounding blocks have been cordoned off as a precaution.
The suspect drove a white Mercedes often exceeding 100 mph.
Police are investigating whether a large number of recent burglaries from cars parked in underground parking structures may be related.
City and federal officials Wednesday announced a $170,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the massive fire at a downtown apartment complex under construction.
A Porter Ranch man was charged Tuesday with assaulting a police officer after allegedly dragging a Los Angeles police officer during a narcotics arrest.
A police helicopter made an emergency landing as a precaution Monday after a warning light came on, authorities said.
His family maintains he was mentally ill and harmless.
Authorities asked for the public’s help Friday in finding a man they suspect burglarized 11 homes in 4 ½ hours this week.
The victim — found dead in bed — was declared deceased at the scene.
A woman was injured Friday after being struck by a vehicle in Koreatown.
Authorities have detained a person of interest after a narcotics officer was struck and injured by a vehicle in the San Fernando Valley.
Police Thursday were investigating a fatal stabbing in Sylmar.