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Infamous San Quentin 6 Member Stabbed to Death In New Folsom Prison Riot

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation has identified the stabbing victim in Wednesday’s riot as Hugo Pinell, 71.



Inmate Stabbed, 3 More Hurt In Reported Fight At Men’s Central Jail

Fire officials say as many as 10 inmates may have been hurt in a reported fight at the Men’s Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles.


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Huntington Beach Police Boost Security For U.S. Open Of Surfing After Last Year’s Melee

Changes implemented at this weekend’s U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach will hopefully deter the rioting and vandalism that marred last year’s event.


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At Least 100 Spring Break Revelers Arrested When Riot Erupts During ‘Deltopia’

A popular spring break celebration near the University of California, Santa Barbara campus turned violent Saturday, prompting officers to release tear gas into crowds.


Illario Niko Johnson (credit: Huntington Beach Police Dept.)

Huntington Police Use Social Media To Make Arson Arrest In US Open Of Surfing Disturbance

Huntington Beach Police Wednesday announced the arrest of a suspect they said committed arson during the post US Open of Surfing disturbance.


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1 Injured In Huntington Beach Riot Following U.S. Open Of Surfing

Bicycle salesman Bert Etheredge locked down the shop where he works and sent customers and co-workers into a back room when he saw a raucous mob moving up the main street of a California beach town after a popular surf contest.


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Police Beef Up Patrols Following Hollywood Crime Spree

LAPD Commander Dennis Kato described Wednesday night’s riot as a “flashmob”.

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A bystander got her lips busted during a wild brawl outside Silverado High School. (credit: CBS)

Riots Break Out Between Black, Latino Students At Victorville School

Students at a high school in Victorville said violent fights have been breaking out between African-Americans and Latinos for the past two days.

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The overtime paid to police to monitor protests against officer-involved shootings in Anaheim will cost taxpayers $1.7 million. (credit: CBS)

24 Arrested Following Clash Between Protestors, Anaheim Police

Anaheim police say they have finally restored order Wednesday morning following a violent protest that led to property damage and several arrests overnight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/25/2012

A man passes in front of a line of policemen in Los Angeles on April 30, 1992. Riots broke out in Los Angeles after a jury acquitted four police officers accused of beating a black youth, Rodney King, in 1991, hours after the verdict was announced. (credit: MIKE NELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Trayvon Who? Most Angelenos See Improved Race Relations Post-LA Riots

Amid a national debate over the Trayvon Martin case, most LA residents are upbeat about race relations in the city.


Insomniac Inc., the organizers of the movie screening, issued a statement saying they were "disappointed that a small group of people would try to mar a private documentary screening," the Los Angeles Times reported. (credit: CBS)

Man Charged For Role In Riot At Hollywood And Highland

A Los Angeles man faces charges in connection with last month’s riot on Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue.