Mayor, LAPD Chief Defend Policy Withholding Officer Body Camera FootageThe city’s policy restricting the release of video from police officer body cameras is needed to preserve evidence needed to ensure criminal convictions and prevent sometimes-embarrassing footage from being publicly aired, city and police officials said.
Mayor Garcetti Addresses Ezell Ford Investigation, AftermathProtesters held signs saying things like "Ezell Would Have Wanted A Living Wage."
Black Lives Matter Protesters Demand Mayor Garcetti Fire LAPD Chief Charlie BeckEzell Ford's mother came to the protest and handed out water and chips to the demonstrators.
Venice Residents Demand Answers From Police, City Officials About LAPD's Fatal Shooting Of Homeless ManThe assembled crowd called for police to release security video of the incident.
Homeless Man Fatally Shot By Police Is Remembered By His Friends During Peaceful, But Angry, MarchThe Coroner has identified the homeless man as 29-year-old Brendon Glenn.
LAPD Chief 'Shocked' By Video Of Officer's Confrontation With Robbery SuspectPolice Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday he believes an officer charged with using excessive force during an October arrest committed a “criminal act,” and he personally urged the district attorney to file charges.
LAPD Chief Beck Calls South Carolina Shooting Of Unarmed Black Man A Criminal ActLos Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck says the actions of a South Carolina police officer who was captured on cellphone video fatally shooting a fleeing, unarmed man were criminal.
Chief To Review LAPD's Role In Ex-Mexican Mafia Member's Speaking EngagementPolice Chief Charlie Beck says he will review the LAPD’s involvement in a Jan. 28 speaking engagement featuring a convicted former member of the Mexican Mafia.
LAPD Chief Beck To Appear Alongside Garcetti On Thursday's 'Ask The Mayor'The program will be broadcast, live, on KNX and from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Meets With 'Black Lives Matter' GroupLos Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck met Friday with a group calling for the firing of two officers involved in the fatal shooting of 25-year-old Ezell Ford.
Only On 2: Ezell Ford's Family Says LAPD Is Trying To Intimidate ThemMembers of Ezell Ford Jr.'s family, who are suing the Los Angeles Police Department after the unarmed man was shot and killed by officers last summer, say they have been subject to intimidation from members of the agency in recent months.
Passage Of Time Makes Proving Cosby Claims ToughAny case against Bill Cosby — who in recent weeks has seen a flurry of decades-old sexual assault allegations, a lawsuit and a police investigation into a molestation claim — would rely on conflicting testimony, and possibly jurors' emotions, legal experts say.
Beck Says Changes Will Be Coming To LAPD's Disciplinary SystemPolice Chief Charlie Beck and members of the Police Commission reacted Tuesday to an internal review of the LAPD's disciplinary system, which some officers described as "unfair" and in need of a fix.
Footage Reveals Covert LAPD Unit Designed To Weed Out Department's 'Bad Apples'Never-before-seen footage has revealed a covert unit within the Los Angeles Police Department designed to weed out the "bad apples."
Man Who Says He Was Kicked In Head By LAPD Officer During Arrest Appears In CourtThe LAPD said they have no plans on releasing the video.