Homicide Detective Retiring After 33 Years With LAPDAfter spending 33 years with the Los Angeles Police Department, most in the homicide division in South L.A., Sal LaBarbera is retiring.
Family Mourns Man, 26, Gunned Down In South LAA family is mourning a 26-year-old man who was shot to death in South Los Angeles Thursday morning.
LAPD Detective Under Scrutiny For Tweeting Bloody Crime Scene PhotoOn Twitter, Sal LaBarbera is a popular LA detective known as LA Murder Cop. But a tweet he recently sent to his 3,265 followers -- showing a bloody crime scene -- has some questioning if it's appropriate to show something so graphic on social media.
Federal Grants Help LAPD Detectives Solve Cold CasesThe Los Angeles Police Department have made 110 arrests in connection with cold cases in a matter of months. LAPD Chief Charlie Beack said it has been a remarkable turnaround that was made possible because of a special task force and grant money provided by the federal government.