Police Shooting

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4 Arrested During Police Protest In Hollywood

Three women and a man were taken into custody for allegedly failing to disperse when ordered, according to Sgt. Chuck Slater of the LAPD’s Hollywood Station.

12/13/2014

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Lawsuit Filed In Fatal Compton Shooting Involving Deputies

As the public increasingly scrutinizes deadly police shootings of black men and the alleged abuse of force, the family of a man fatally shot by deputies in Compton this summer is filing a wrongful death lawsuit.

12/06/2014

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Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Not To Indict Officer Hits Home For Many

Despite the distance, many in Los Angeles say the decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in connection with the fatal shooting of an unarmed teenager is “personal.”

11/25/2014

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Judge: Independent Report On Fatal Pasadena OIS Should Be Released

A judge said Thursday an independent report on the fatal officer-involved shooting of 19-year-old Kendrec McDade should be made public – at least in part.

10/16/2014

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LAPD Sued For $75M In Ezell Ford Shooting

The family of a black man killed last month by Los Angeles police has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the department and the two officers who shot him.

09/17/2014

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Funeral Services Held At First A.M.E. Church For Ezell Ford

Funeral services were held Saturday morning for Ezell Ford, the man who was fatally shot during a police encounter in South Los Angeles nearly three weeks ago.

08/30/2014

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Obscenity-Laced Rap Video Believed To Threaten Police Officers

A new obscenity-laced rap video from a rapper who claims to be related to an unarmed man who was shot to death by the LAPD appears to threaten the lives of police officers.

08/22/2014

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Hundreds In LA Protest Killings Of Black Men, Police Violence Around Nation

Activists marched in the hundreds on the streets of South L.A. Thursday to protest what they are calling the unjust police shootings of unarmed black men across the nation.

08/21/2014

Anaheim residents rallied on Saturday to protest what they called a continual police brutality. (credit: CBS)

Activists In Anaheim Rally Against Police Brutality On Anniversary Of 2012 Shootings

Community members rallied Saturday against law enforcement brutality to commemorate the two-year anniversary of two men killed by Anaheim police.

07/19/2014

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NoHo Police Fatally Shoot Man Reportedly Armed With Knife

Police reportedly shot a man to death at a North Hollywood residence Saturday night after he approached them with a knife.

05/18/2014

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Weapon-Wielding Man, 70, Injured In Officer-Involved Shooting

A 70-something man allegedly armed with a knife and gun was injured Friday in an officer-involved shooting in Tarzana.

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Relatives, Tustin Residents Protest Fatal Police Shooting Of Unarmed Man

A crowd protested outside a Tustin City Council meeting, voicing outrage after police last week fatally shot an unarmed man when responding to a domestic disturbance. Police initially reported the victim as having been armed with a knife but a later report revealed a weapon was never found.

02/18/2014

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Man Pleads Not Guilty To Firing At LAPD Officer, Others

A 50-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to shooting a Los Angeles police officer and another man earlier this week.

02/13/2014

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Neighbors Say Suspect Fatally Shot By Bel Air Police Was ‘Mentally Imbalanced’

Authorities say police fatally shot a Bel Air resident armed with a handgun after he allegedly confronted a gas company worker.

11/17/2013

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Police Shoot Woman Wielding Knife In Downtown LA

Police have shot a woman wielding a knife in Downtown L.A., according to reports Friday.

10/11/2013

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