Los Angeles Police Department Officer Mike Lopez says the victim was able to drive to Marin Luther King, Jr. and Degnan boulevards despite his injuries, but crashed his 2012 Cadillac sedan at the intersection.
No deputies were injured as a result of the shooting.
Officials say residents in the Boyle Heights area can expect to see more LAPD officers on foot patrol as part of an effort to boost community relations.
Members of the labor union for Los Angeles police officers are calling for more Angelenos to speak out against a string of violent crimes targeting police across the nation.
Two officers police say were involved in the deadly shooting of an unarmed transient in Venice have been assigned to “home with pay,” authorities reported Monday.
Hundreds of people gathered at a memorial ceremony on Thursday to pay tribute to LAPD officers killed in the line of duty.
A known gang member was shot in South Los Angeles after police say he pointed a gun at officers.
An investigation continued Monday in South Los Angeles after a group of suspects shot at two LAPD officers.
L.A. County sheriff’s deputies have arrested two women accused of impersonating police officers and going on a crime spree in Rancho Dominguez.
Four LAPD officers and one firefighter Friday were being treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after they were exposed to the gas while rescuing a suicidal man.
Authorities say two officers who were shot at in South Los Angeles weren’t being targeted but inadvertently drove into a suspected gang shootout.
A second suspect remained on the loose Monday after an attack on Los Angeles Police Department officers.
Mayor Eric Garcetti Tuesday afternoon announced his plan to outfit every Los Angeles Police Department officer with body cameras.
Police did not give a cause of death.
Police Chief Charlie Beck and members of the Police Commission reacted Tuesday to an internal review of the LAPD’s disciplinary system, which some officers described as “unfair” and in need of a fix.