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.
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.
A shotgun that fell off of an LAPD officer’s motorcycle has been found and police have arrested the 43-year-old man they say stole the weapon.
KCAL9’s Crystal Cruz reports Hemet police officer Bryan Anderson was working early Sunday morning when his wife called and said, “Come home now.”
KCAL9’s Kristine Lazar reports Commissioner Joseph Farrow promised the investigation will take weeks rather than months.
Local civil rights leaders met Monday with CHP Deputy Commissioner Ramona Prieto in an impromptu gathering outside the agency’s downtown headquarters.
The search continued Thursday for two suspects wanted for pistol-whipping a state police officer in Exposition Park.
Police said James Moala Kofu, 22, pointed a sawed-off rifle at officers.
The California Supreme Court has ruled that police departments must in most cases divulge the names of officers involved in on-duty shootings.
Officer Roberto Sanchez, 32, was fatally struck ten days ago in Harbor City.
Officer George Nagata, a 33-year veteran of the department, died reportedly from heart trouble on May 3.
A former TSA officer was sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison Monday for taking bribes to allow drugs to be smuggled through her screening station at LAX.
A motorcycle officer was injured Monday during a collision with a vehicle in a residential neighborhood.
“Honestly, I thought he was invincible. I thought nothing would happen to him.”
A Los Angeles Police Department officer Wednesday was sentenced to three years probation for lying under oath in a 2008 drug possession case.