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.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Community members rallied Saturday against law enforcement brutality to commemorate the two-year anniversary of two men killed by Anaheim police.
Police reportedly shot a man to death at a North Hollywood residence Saturday night after he approached them with a knife.
A 70-something man allegedly armed with a knife and gun was injured Friday in an officer-involved shooting in Tarzana.
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.
A 50-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to shooting a Los Angeles police officer and another man earlier this week.
Authorities say police fatally shot a Bel Air resident armed with a handgun after he allegedly confronted a gas company worker.
Police have shot a woman wielding a knife in Downtown L.A., according to reports Friday.
A San Bernardino police officer was recovering Saturday morning after allegedly being ambushed by four suspects during a traffic stop.