Lawyer Representing Family Of Man Fatally Shot By LAPD Following Chase Discusses $5M Settlement.That figure represented the largest out-of-court settlement against the LAPD in more than 12 years.
LA One Step Closer To Banning Alcohol-Related Ads On City-Owned Benches, Street FurnitureLos Angeles City Council members were one step closer Friday to banning alcohol-related advertisements on city-owned benches and street furniture.
Councilmember: LAPD Should Have Access To Traffic Cameras In Wake Of Boston BombingsLos Angeles police should have access to the city's real-time traffic cameras following the Boston Marathon bombings, where surveillance footage proved vital to the manhunt for suspects, a councilman said Wednesday.
LAPD Says There Were An Estimated 20,000 Hit-And-Runs In 2012 A city council committee met Friday to discuss efforts by the Los Angeles Police Department to curb hit-and-run accidents.
LA Councilman's Motion Would Ban Soda From Library, Park Vending MachinesLos Angeles City Council member Mitchell Englander Tuesday is expected to discuss his motion to ban the sale of soda from city park and library vending machines.
Council Approves Contract for Management of Bus BenchesThe Los Angeles City Council Friday approved a 10-year contract with a Florida-based company to manage the city’s thousands of bus benches.