White House Calls Police Shootings Of Black Men 'A Local Matter'President Donald Trump has encouraged police officers to be rougher on suspects they arrest. He has deployed federal authorities to stem gun violence in Chicago. And he has repeatedly called for police nationwide to implement tough-on-crime policies.
Man With A Gun Shot By Deputies In Target Parking LotA deputy-involved shooting Friday in Norwalk left a man injured, but no deputies were hurt, authorities said.
Teen Killed In Police Shooting Wanted 'To End His Own Life': LAPD ChiefLAPD Chief Charlie Beck says a 16-year-old boy who was fatally shot by police in South Los Angeles on Sunday was apparently intent on committing suicide.
LAPD Releases Security Video Leading Up To Deadly Police Shooting Of Carnell SnellThe police chief says Snell had a gun in his hand and pointed it at officers before they shot and killed him.
Deputy Shoots Man Armed With Knives On Metro Expo Line Platform In Santa MonicaA suspect was injured Tuesday in a deputy-involved shooting on the Metro Expo Line platform in Santa Monica, officials said.
Demonstrators Express Frustration With 2 Police Shootings Over The WeekendAccording to police, the protests came on the heels of two deadly officer-involved shootings that occurred over the weekend.
Community Leaders, Activists Meet To Discuss Civil Unrest Following Police ShootingsThe people meeting in Northridge were asking a simple question.: How do we mend a broken past?
LAPD Chief Beck, Former Chief Bratton Talk Police-Community Relations With Clinton The current and former chiefs of the Los Angeles Police Department met with Hillary Clinton Thursday to discuss efforts to repair rifts between police officers and the communities they serve and guard against more discord.
San Diego Police Officer Killed, 1 More Seriously Wounded; Shooting Suspect In CustodyA traffic stop led to a gunbattle that killed an anti-gang police officer and seriously wounded another, authorities said Friday.
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."