LAPD Approves De-Escalation Techniques Designed To Curb ShootingsThe changes come amid a heightened focus on police shootings, both in Los Angeles and across the country.
California Prison Officials: Whittier Suspect Was Not Released EarlyMichael Mejia “served full state prison terms as defined by law,” the CDCR said in a news release.
$1.5M Settlement Reached In Lawsuit Over Fatal Police Shooting Of Ezell FordThe Los Angeles City Council approved the payment to settle a lawsuit filed by the parents of Ezell Ford.
Police: Woman Brandishing Knife In Long Beach Shot, Killed By OfficersA homeless woman named Valerie Simpson told CBS2 that she was standing outside the restaurant eating when the suspect approached her with a knife.
Rookie Officer Kills Unarmed Man, 73, Who They Thought Had A GunAn unarmed 73-year-old man refused to take his hand out of his pocket and stop walking toward officers who believed he had a gun when they fatally shot him, the incoming police chief of Bakersfield said.
Rally, March Held In Memory Of Unarmed Man Fatally Shot By Police In El CajonAlfred Olango, the unarmed black man shot and killed by police in a suburb of San Diego, was remembered in a demonstration Saturday organized by clergy members and supporters of Olango's family.
Man Shot And Killed By Police In Boyle HeightsPolice shot and killed a man in Boyle Heights near the intersection of North Breed Street and East Cesar Chavez Avenue Tuesday evening.
Driver Armed With Sawed-Off Shotgun Fatally Shot By Police In San Bernardino, Authorities SayA man was shot and killed by San Bernardino police after he was pulled over on suspicion of driving a stolen vehicle Saturday night.
Mayor Garcetti, Chief Beck To Meet With President In Wake Of Recent ViolenceMayor Eric Garcetti and LAPD Chief Charlie Beck will meet with Pres. Obama Wednesday to discuss efforts to build bridges between communities and law enforcement agencies following a rash of violence.
Police Fatally Shoot Domestic Violence Suspect In BellThe shooting unfolded just before 9 a.m. in the 7100 block of South Atlantic Boulevard.
Investigation Underway Into Officer-Involved Shooting In CoronaInvestigators were talking to neighbors to determine what happened during an officer-involved shooting in Corona.
Woman Accused In Carjacking Attempt Shot By Police In Santa AnaAuthorities say a woman accused in an attempted carjacking at a car wash in Santa Ana has been shot by police.