Newsom Orders End To ‘Carotid Hold’ Training In State Police ProgramGov. Gavin Newsom has ordered the state police training program to stop teaching officers how to use a hold that can block the flow of blood to the brain.
Passenger Compared To Superhero For Taking Down Troublemaker On TrainA train passenger is being compared to a superhero after he took down another passenger who was harassing riders on the Expo Line light rail in Culver City.
Actor Emile Hirsch Pleads Guilty To Assault On Studio ExecActor Emile Hirsch has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault after being accused of putting a female studio executive in a chokehold at a Utah nightclub during the Sundance Film Festival.
Actor Emile Hirsch Appeared In Utah Court On Assault ChargeActor Emile Hirsch made his first court appearance Monday on allegations that he put a studio executive in a chokehold and dragged her across a nightclub table while in Utah for the Sundance Film Festival.