Police Officers

Even With Law Enforcement Under Fire, LAPD Continues To Attract Prospective OfficersWith law enforcement agencies across the country under fire over allegations from excessive force to racial profiling, there are still quite a few people hoping to make a difference as a police officer.
Man Allegedly Tried To Run Over 2 San Bernardino Police Officers With SUVThe officers heard an engine revving and saw a black BMW speeding towards them as they crossed the street.
2 LAPD Officers, 1 Civilian Hurt In 3-Vehicle Crash In WestwoodAuthorities say two Los Angeles police officers have been transported to area hospitals following a three-car crash in Westwood.
Mayor's Proposal To Hire More Parking Enforcement Officers Met With Strong CriticismCritics charge the new enforcement hires could generate $5 million in additional revenue, but Garcetti says the parking ticket rebellion may be premature. KCAL9's Dave Bryan reports.
5 Injured -- 1 Seriously -- In Santa Monica FireThree of the injured are police officers who suffered smoke inhalation.
Audit: LA Pays Out Millions In Lawsuits By Police The city has paid out about $110 million in jury awards and settlements for lawsuits that police officers have brought against the police department over a six-year period, according to an audit report released Friday.
Teen Makes Award-Winning Documentary About Grandfather Killed In Line Of DutyA local teenager's documentary about her grandfather's murder in the line of duty and its effect on law enforcement is winning praise at multiple levels.
City Reaches $4.2 Million Settlement With 2 Women Caught In Dorner ManhuntThe city of Los Angeles Tuesday announced a $4.2 million settlement with two newspaper delivery women who were fired on by officers in Torrance during the manhunt for accused killer Christopher Dorner.
1 Wounded In Officer-Involved Shooting In WattsAuthorities on Sunday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting in Watts.
Partygoers Reportedly Threw Rocks, Bottles At Police Officers Trying To Disperse CrowdPolice were trying to break up a party in Boyle Heights Friday night when partygoers threw rocks and bottles at them.
OC Councilman Seeks Kelly Thomas Death VideoThe Fullerton City Council will consider a request by one of its members to allow the review of video apparently showing police confronting a mentally ill homeless man who later died.
Orange County DA Talks Exclusively About Kelly Thomas DeathFullerton police are under fire after the violent death of a schizophrenic homeless man. Six police officers are suspected of beating Kelly Thomas, 37, to death and the police department is being accused of withholding video evidence.