Stingray

(credit: CBS)

Civil-Liberties Group: Police Use Counterterrorism Device For Other Criminal Probes

A senior staff attorney for the ACLU says the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) has a mixed record when it comes to transparency about the kinds of surveillance used.

11/12/2014

Surfer Mike Predeville was one of at least five people who reported being stung by a stingray at Bolsa Chica State Beach in the course of one hour on Friday. (Photo credit: Art Barron)

Stingray Attacks Spike At OC Beaches

Swimmers at Orange County beaches are being warned to take extra precautions after a dramatic increase in reports of stingray injuries.

08/30/2013

(credit: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Privacy Fears Linger Over LAPD’s Alleged Use Of Cellphone Tracking Device

Privacy advocates are questioning whether the Los Angeles Police Department’s alleged use of a controversial cellphone tracking technology is legal.

01/25/2013

(credit: Customs & Border Protection)

Ivory, Hippopatamus Tusks Seized From Woman Arriving At LAX

Seven ivory tusks, a hippopotamus tusk and purses made of ostrich, stingray, crocodile and elephant skins were seized from the luggage of a U.S. citizen arriving from Europe, officials said Monday.

07/02/2012

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