Rodney King died as the result of an accidental drowning, according to the San Bernardino County Coroner’s official report released Thursday.
One of Rodney King’s daughters remembered him not as a civil rights figure, but as a “gentle giant” of a father, as he was buried Saturday.
The family of Rodney King is asking the public for donations so they can lay the man, best known for being beaten by Los Angeles police officers, to rest.
A week after he was found dead in the swimming pool of his Rialto home, friends and family gathered this evening to remember the life of Rodney King.
Police have released the 911 audio of the call reporting Rodney King at the bottom of his Rialto pool.
Dozens of people gathered in L.A.’s Leimert Park neighborhood to remember King and pay tribute to his role as a civil rights icon.
Autopsy results for Rodney King, the man at the center of an infamous police beating that ignited the 1992 Los Angeles riots, were deferred Monday pending additional toxicology results.
Rodney King, the man at the center of an infamous police beating which ignited the 1992 Los Angeles riots, died Sunday at the age of 47, his publicist confirmed.
Los Angeles Councilmember Bernard C. Parks said Sunday he is saddened by the death of Rodney King.
Police officers in Santa Ana have finally been recognized for their service from over 20 years ago.
CBS2 anchor Pat Harvey takes a look back at one of the most destructive urban uprisings in American history in a half hour special “Eye on Our Community: The L.A. Riots — 20 Years Later” to air Sunday, April 22 at 6:30 p.m. on CBS2.
Amid a national debate over the Trayvon Martin case, most LA residents are upbeat about race relations in the city.
Rodney King has pleaded not guilty to DUI charges stemming from his arrest in July. King pleaded not guilty to two misdemeanor charges in a Riverside courtroom Monday afternoon.
Sources tell CBS2 and KCAL9 that Rodney King has been arrested for an alleged Tuesday afternoon DUI in Moreno Valley.
Earlier this week, just a few days before the 20th anniversary of his beat down by police, Rodney King was pulled over by cops in Arcadia.