Racial Profiling

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Actress Refuses To Apologize To LAPD Over Racial-Profiling Accusation

Actress Danielle Watts, who was handcuffed on Sept. 11 by an LAPD sergeant, says she refuses to apologize for accusing the department of racial profiling, against the demands of civil rights leaders.

09/24/2014

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LAPD Sergeant Speaks Out Over Racial Profiling Accusation In Detaining Of Actress

An LAPD sergeant who had been falsely accused of racial profiling by an actress is speaking out against his own department for the investigation that followed the incident.

09/23/2014

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Civil Rights Leaders Denounce ‘Django Unchained’ Actress, Demand Apology To LAPD

Civil rights leaders Friday called for a “Django Unchained” actress to apologize after claiming Los Angeles Police Department officers racially profiled her.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2014

Hundreds came to rally on the anniversary of the controversial George Zimmerman verdict a year ago. (credit: CBS)

Rally Held In Crenshaw In Support Of Trayvon Martin On Anniversary Of Zimmerman Verdict

In Los Angeles Saturday, a large group of about 200 — including stars like Kobe Bryant — rallied for peace and justice.

07/19/2014

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LA Police Commission Agrees To Mediation Program To Address Racial Profiling

A mediation program, aimed at addressing racial profiling complaints lodged against Los Angeles Police Department officers, has been agreed to by the city’s Police Commission.

07/30/2013

A black student is arrested at a USC party. (credit: Christopher Jones/USC)

LA Prosecutors Won’t Charge USC Students Arrested After Party-Noise Complaints

Los Angeles prosecutors won’t file criminal charges against six University of Southern California students who were arrested after party-noise complaints — arrests that prompted claims of racial profiling.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2013

A black student is arrested at a USC party. (credit: Christopher Jones/USC)

Charges Not Dropped In USC Party Arrests

Despite earlier media reports, charges have not been dropped against six USC students arrested earlier this month at a party, the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office said Thursday.

05/30/2013

A black student is arrested at a USC party. (credit: Christopher Jones/USC)

LAPD Meets With USC Students Over Allegations Of Racial Profiling

USC students filled a campus auditorium Tuesday, voicing frustration and demanding answers from police and campus security after a party’s shutdown Sunday morning ended with six students arrested and allegations of racial profiling.

05/07/2013

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Report: LAPD Improves Handling Of Police Bias Cases

A report concludes that the Los Angeles Police Department has improved the way it handles complaints of racial profiling and biased policing.

12/07/2010

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Feds Warn LAPD To Do More About Racial Profiling

The federal government is warning the Los Angeles Police Department to do more to combat racial profiling by officers.

11/14/2010

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