LAPD Investigates Excessive Force Claim Made During Drug Possession Arrest"I was just praying that they wouldn't kill me. I just closed my eyes and tried to hold on," Clinton Alford told the LA Times.
LAPD Withholding Autopsy Results In Fatal South LA Police ShootingThe results of an autopsy on a 25-year-old unarmed man shot by Los Angeles police officers are being withheld while investigators seek out more witnesses, Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday.
LAPD Chief Beck To Discuss Crime Stats Before Commission Prior To Chief VoteAs the police commission gathers to discuss the potential re-election of LAPD Chief Charlie Beck, the veteran lawman will meet with officials in a closed-door meeting Tuesday to discuss allegations of scandal and inaccurate crime statistics.
Police Agencies, School Administrators Meet On Making Campuses SaferSince the massacre at Sandy Hook, there have been 72 incidents on school campuses including shootings or reports of someone being armed.
Chief Beck Demands NY Police Commissioner Pay Up On Kings-Rangers BetLos Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck wants his pastrami sandwich.
LA And NY Top Police Brass Make Friendly Lunch Wager Over Stanley CupShould the Kings win, Commissioner Bratton is slated to buy lunch for Chief Beck at New York's Katz's Deli.
A Department In Mourning: LAPD Suffers 5th Loss In Less Than 3 MonthsHe was a popular officer and detective at the Southwest division of the LAPD.
African-American LAPD Captain Files Lawsuit Against City For Discrimination, RetaliationA black Los Angeles police captain is filing a lawsuit against the city, alleging that he was denied promotions due to the fact that he did not conform with what he claims is Chief Charlie Beck's belief that all officers sent to Board of Rights hearings should be fired.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Defends Position On Overturning Officer's TerminationLAPD Chief Charlie Beck is responding to accusations of providing special treatment for an officer being disciplined in the department.
LAPD Chief Criticized Over Disciplining Of Officer With Family Ties To DepartmentThe Los Angeles Police Department is facing serious criticism after Chief Charlie Beck overruled the firing of an officer with family ties within the department.
LAPD Creates Special YouTube Birthday Message For Rhode Island Boy Battling LeukemiaThe Los Angeles Police Department created a heartfelt YouTube birthday message for a Rhode Island boy battling leukemia.
City Approves $6M Settlement In Ticket Quota Suit Brought By LAPD Traffic Patrol OfficersLos Angeles will pay nearly $6 million to settle a lawsuit by 10 police officers who claimed they were punished for failing to meet traffic ticket quotas.
Court Temporarily Allows LAPD Impound Policy That Makes It Easier For Unlicensed Drivers To Keep Cars A Los Angeles Police Department policy that makes it easier for unlicensed drivers to keep their cars instead of having them impounded after police stops will be temporarily allowed while a state court examines its merits.
Chief Beck Does Turnaround On Controversial Impound PolicyLos Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has made a turnaround in regards to Special Order 7.
LAPD Chief, Interfaith Leaders Call For Peace, Unity In Wake Of Kenya AttackLAPD Chief Charlie Beck joined a coalition of city officials and inter-faith community leaders Friday to call for peace in response to the violence that has been raging in the Middle East and elsewhere overseas.