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Mayor Garcetti Addresses Ezell Ford Investigation, Aftermath

Protesters held signs saying things like “Ezell Would Have Wanted A Living Wage.”

06/13/2015

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LAPD Officers Say Commission’s Ezell Ford Ruling Hasn’t Influenced Their Policing

“[Officers] will be out in the streets and they will be doing their jobs,” LAPD Sgt. Barry Montgomery.

06/12/2015

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New Tensions Arise On Both Sides Of Ezell Ford Case

Activists and police officers are growing increasingly worried about the outcome of the Ezell Ford investigation.

06/12/2015

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Ezell Ford’s Mother Reacts To Commission Ruling: ‘Thank You Mr. Soboroff’

Ezell Ford’s mother spoke out Monday following the ruling of the Police Commission in the fatal shooting of her son by LAPD officers.

06/09/2015

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Protesters Pitch Tents Near Mayor’s Home Ahead Of Commission’s Plans To Discuss Ezell Ford

The Police Commission is scheduled Tuesday to review the controversial case of Ezell Ford, a mentally ill black man fatally shot by police last summer.

06/08/2015

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Community Members Demand Officer Firings Over Ezell Ford Shooting

The Los Angeles Police Department came under fire Tuesday with community members demanding the firing of two officers accused in the deadly shooting of Ezell Ford.

01/06/2015

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More Police Agencies Considering Body, Dash Cameras

Chief Charlie Beck says broken cameras at police stations will get fixed and staff will be better trained on using station surveillance systems.

08/19/2014

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Report Finds Surveillance Cameras At LAPD Stations To Be ‘Inadequate,’ Unsecured

A report released Monday by the Los Angeles Office of the Inspector General says police surveillance cameras fail to fully capture footage of “critical” incidents.

08/18/2014

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Police Commission OKs Second Term For LAPD Chief Charlie Beck

The Police Commission voted Tuesday to reappoint LAPD Chief Charlie Beck to a second term.

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LAPD Chief Beck To Discuss Crime Stats Before Commission Prior To Chief Vote

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.

08/11/2014

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First Public Meeting On LAPD Chief Beck’s Bid For Second Term Sees Light Turnout

The first in a series of meetings seeking public comment on a bid by LAPD Chief Charlie Beck for a second term saw a light turnout Wednesday night.

06/12/2014

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LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Defends Position On Overturning Officer’s Termination

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck is responding to accusations of providing special treatment for an officer being disciplined in the department.

04/01/2014

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Beck: Officers Who Mistakenly Shot At Truck During Dorner Manhunt Will Return To Work

Eight Los Angeles police officers who mistakenly riddled a pickup truck with bullets during a manhunt for cop-turned-killer Christopher Dorner last year will be allowed to return to the field.

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LAPD Officers Will Field-Test 60 Body Cameras

Los Angeles police officers will begin field testing 60 on-body cameras starting in November as part of a pilot program designed to increase accountability and reduce complaints against officers.

10/29/2013

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Police Commission To Review LAPD’s Report Stating Dorner’s Termination Was Justified

The city Police Commission Tuesday will review the results of a Los Angeles Police Department report that found that the 2009 termination of Christopher Dorner was justified.

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