The protesters also marched around various downtown streets chanting for justice and answers.
Just before 1:40 p.m., officials responding to the scene said they encountered a subject who was yelling and violent.
The news has been punctuated by images of police aiming rifles at marchers in Ferguson, Missouri, setting off a national debate about the use of force among officers. Dave Bryan examines local law enforcement, which has quite a collection of military-style weapons.
The Los Angeles Police Department is facing new questions regarding the circumstances leading up to the death of a father of three who was stopped for an alleged traffic violation earlier this month.
Community activists in South Los Angeles Wednesday called for a meeting with LAPD Chief Charlie Beck to launch an investigation into an officer-involved shooting death of a 24-year-old man.
As the police commission gathers to discuss the potential re-election of LAPD Chief Charlie Beck, the veteran lawman will meet with officials in a closed-door meeting Tuesday to discuss allegations of scandal and inaccurate crime statistics.
Police Monday were investigating a crime spree involving burglary and home invasion in West Los Angeles.
Derek Adam Seehausen, 26, was last seen leaving an apartment in the 400 block of West Glenoaks Boulevard about 6 a.m. that day, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
The alleged incident happened along the eastbound 60 Freeway.
A Los Angeles police detective Friday was sentenced for assaulting three female victims who worked at separate massage parlors in the San Fernando Valley while on duty.
A memo released Wednesday purportedly shows LAPD Chief Charlie Beck’s signature approving a deal for the department to buy a horse from his daughter, who is also an LAPD officer, according to a report.
The mother and children of a Los Angeles police officer who died in a collision with a truck on a steep Beverly Hills street is suing the city, the owner of the truck and the driver for wrongful death.
Police Wednesday were seeking the public’s help in locating two children allegedly abducted by their biological mother.
Recent investigations into alleged possible conflicts of interest are unlikely to play a major factor in a decision to renew LAPD Chief Charlie Beck’s contract with the city, a police official said Tuesday.
Police continue to search for a man who posed as a blind veteran in order to pull off a $5000 robbery, which was caught on camera.