Chief Beck Congratulates LAPD Recruits, Voices 'Sorrow And Rage' Over Dallas ShootingsLos Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck made what the department is calling "significant remarks" about the shootings in Dallas during the Recruit Officer Graduation Ceremony Friday morning
Report: LAPD Shoot Blacks, Mentally Ill DisproportionatelyOf the 223 people shot at by Los Angeles police between 2011 and 2015, 77 were black, according to the report. That means 35 percent of those shot at by police were black, while blacks make up just 9 percent of the city's population.
Head Of Country's Largest Police Union Says He Has 'Surprise' For Quentin TarantinoMany police unions, including here in Los Angeles -- have called for a boycott of Tarantino's next film, "The Hateful Eight."
Killings Of Officers Nationwide Taking Toll On Law Enforcement, LA County Sheriff Says"It makes the job that much more difficult" says Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell in responding to the recent deaths of law enforcement officers nationwide.
Police Kill 3 Men In 2 Days In Southern CaliforniaPolice have confronted and killed three men in two days in West Covina, Lancaster and San Diego.
California Bill Requires Data On Police Racial ProfilingCalifornia lawmakers on Wednesday narrowly approved legislation to reduce racial profiling with unprecedented data collection on police stops.
Forum Brings Together Mothers Of Black Men Notoriously Killed By PoliceThe mothers of black men notoriously killed in recent years by police are on hand for a forum and luncheon organized by the Black Women's Forum.
California May End Use Of Grand Juries In Police ShootingsThe California state Senate is advancing legislation to end the use of grand juries to investigate police shootings or cases of alleged excessive force by police.
Kamala Harris Seeks Review After Recent Shootings By PoliceCalifornia's attorney general is stepping into the national debate over the recent slayings of unarmed civilians by police, calling for a review by her agency and promising to lead a public dialogue.
Local Black Churches Join Nation In Protests Against Police SlayingsCongregants in African-American churches across the country wore black to Sunday services and prayed over the men in attendance in a symbolic stand against fatal police shootings of unarmed black men.
2 Killed In Police Shootings OvernightAuthorities have killed two men and traded shots with a third in Los Angeles-area confrontations.