Policing In SoCal: Activist, Former Sheriff Discuss Future Of Law EnforcementIt has been a little more than a year since the murder of George Floyd sparked global protests and calls for change from the highest levels of government, but the question of what comes next remains.
'We Are Here Because Of Black Death': BLM-LA Continues To Call For Change Year After George Floyd's MurderTuesday marks the one year anniversary of the death of George Floyd. But the question remains, has there been any meaningful change in that year?
Large Crowd Gathers In South LA After LASD Deputies Shoot, Kill Black Man Who Allegedly Assaulted Deputy, 'Produced A Handgun'Authorities were investigating Monday after deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shot and killed a Black man who allegedly punched one of them and dropped a handgun.
LAPD Investigating 'Possible Swatting' Call At Home Of Black Lives Matter ActivistThe Los Angeles Police Department was investigating Wednesday after an apparent prank call brought armed officers to the home of Melina Abdullah, co-founder of Black Lives Matter Los Angeles.
Black Lives Matter LA Launches Police Violence DatabaseThe group hosted a socially-distant event in Boyle Heights Wednesday evening for the launch of the project with friends and family members of those who have been affected by police violence.
LA Hotel Workers Union, ACLU SoCal, BLM-LA Call For Sheriff Villanueva To ResignThe groups will officially launch their #AdiosVillanueva campaign Thursday outside of the Hall of Justice as they call for the sheriff's immediate resignation.
Union Leaders Join BLM Los Angeles In Calling For Defunding Of LAPDLeaders from United Teachers Los Angeles, Service Employees International Union and others came out to a peaceful protest Monday calling for an end to systemic racism and the defunding the Los Angeles Police Department.
BLM-LA Sues LAPD, Chief Over Mass Arrests, DetentionThe proposed class-action complaint alleges police used excessive force and violated the civil rights of the demonstrators who took to the streets to protest against police brutality.
ACLU Sues LA, San Bernardino Over Curfew OrdersDefendants named in the lawsuit include Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, LAPD Chief Michel Moore, Sheriff Alex Villanueva and San Bernardino police Chief Eric McBride.