Police Shooting


Monterey Park Police Fatally Shoot Man Breaking Windows At Fast-Food Restaurant

Authorities say Monterey Park police fatally shot a man Monday who broke windows at a fast-food restaurant, then swung a 3-foot-long metal bar as he approached officers.


Attorneys say Kamisha Davidson had been suffering from schizophrenia and bipolar disorder since childhood before the shooting on Nov. 19, 2011. (credit: Devin Williams)

Family Upset With Police For Shooting Mentally Ill Woman

Police shot a woman in the abdomen after they say she was threatening to hurt her family and bit an officer in Baldwin Hills Saturday. But, Camisha Davidson’s family says everyone knew she had mental health problems, including the police, and that officers didn’t handle the situation correctly.


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Family, Downey Residents Express Outrage After Police Fatally Shoot Civilian

A family was demanding answers at a Downey city council meeting after police gunned down a father of four by mistake.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2011


West Covina Offers $1.5M To Family Of Man Shot 15 Times By Police

West Covina council members have authorized a $1.5 million settlement with the family of a 24-year-old who died after being shot 15 times by two police officers in 2008.


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LAPD Changes Story To Say Shot Officer Wasn’t Wearing Bulletproof Vest

A man has been arrested and charged with shooting at two Los Angeles police officers and wounding one of them.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/01/2011

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Man Nabbed For Allegedly Shooting LAPD Officer

A man has been arrested and charged with shooting at two Los Angeles police officers and wounding one of them.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/01/2011

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Anaheim Police Fatally Shoot Wanted Parolee

Police fatally shot a wanted parolee who was considered armed and dangerous.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2011

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Security Tape Shows Store Incident, But Not Former NFL Player’s Killing By Deputy

A security video taken the night a former NFL player was killed by Kern County sheriff’s deputies shows him buying two beers and walking out of the store, but stops short of the shooting.


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Officials Identify Domestic Violence Suspect Killed By Police

Authorities have identified the domestic violence suspect who police shot and killed after he allegedly pointed a gun at family members in Pacoima Monday.


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Police Fatally Shoot Domestic Violence Suspect In Pacoima

Police shot and killed a man suspected of domestic violence believing he was armed with a weapon, authorities reported.


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Several Men Reportedly Open Fire On LAPD Officers

A group of men armed with semi-automatic handguns shot at vice squad police officers in South Los Angeles Wednesday.


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Deputies Shoot Suspect, Nab Another Fleeing From Stolen Car

Deputies fired at two men driving a stolen car after they ran from the vehicle Wednesday night.


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Suspect Nabs Officer’s Gun, Drives Over Pedestrian

Los Angeles police are searching for a motorist who an officer shot at after the suspect grabbed the officer’s gun, ran over a pedestrian and crashed into a squad car.


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Parolee, Transient Identified In Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting

Authorities have identified the man who was fatally shot by an undercover detective during a confrontation in downtown Los Angeles.


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LA Police Shoot, Kill Gunman Who Fired At Neighbor In Watts

Los Angeles police have shot and killed a man they believe shot at a neighbor in Watts.





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