LAPD Releases Bodycam Video Of Man Being Shot With Less-Lethal Munition During Fairfax ProtestsIn the chaotic footage, officers can be heard screaming “less lethal” and “leave the area” as they face off with protesters in the middle of Beverly Boulevard.
Suspects Wanted For Setting Long Beach Stores Ablaze With Molotov Cocktails, Causing Over $5M In LossesSurveillance video captured footage of several suspects approaching a Men’s Suit Outlet and throwing Molotov cocktails into it.
Man Wanted For Setting Fire To Santa Monica Police CarOn the afternoon of Sunday, May 31, peaceful protests over the death of George Floyd degenerated into chaos when looters descended on the city, ransacking and vandalizing businesses and setting nine fires.
Task Force Goes After Suspects Who Committed ‘Significant Crimes’ During LA ProtestsOne suspect was arrested on charges of attempted murder of a police officer.
'Vilification, Constant Verbal Battering': Morale Low Among LAPD Rank-And-File Amid Pandemic, Civil UnrestWith law enforcement practices under fire across the country, morale is low among rank-and-file LAPD officers, according to Robert Harris, the director of the Los Angeles Police Protective League.
Former Anti-Apartheid Activist Hit By Rubber Bullet During LA Protests Calls For End To Militarized PolicingA former anti-apartheid activist from South Africa who says he was struck in the groin area with a rubber bullet during a recent protest in the Fairfax District called for widespread changes to American policing.
Protester Sues LAPD, Claims She Was Zip-Tied For 6 Hours After Curfew Violation"They're protected by a system that holds no one accountable, and provides no incentive for law enforcement to even abide by the law themselves.”
Federal Disaster Loans Of Up To $2M Available To Looted BusinessesThe loans are available to businesses of all sizes, including nonprofits. They can be used to replace damaged or destroyed inventory, equipment and real estate.
Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages From City Of LA, LAPD For Treatment During ArrestsThe protestors participated in demonstrations against police brutality from May 30 to June 3, which were sparked by the May 25 deadly arrest of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
'This Has Dramatically Altered The Course Of Her Life': LA Woman Driving Near Protests To Sue After Saying LAPD Foam Round Caused Brain InjuryAn LA mother is planning to file suit along with $10 million claim against the city of LA after saying she suffered a brain injury from an LAPD foam round.
Woman Files $10 Million Excessive Force Claim Against City Of Los AngelesYasmine Morales, 26, alleges in the claim that a police officer shot her in the face with a rubber bullet while she sat in her car near a police brutality protest on May 30.
'Try To Be An Ally': Clippers Chairman Steve Ballmer Urges White People To Help Break Down RacismSteve Ballmer, the chairman of the Los Angeles Clippers, is joining others throughout the NBA in calling for changes in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis.
Lady Antebellum Drops 'Antebellum' From Name Over Associations To SlaveryAntebellum refers to an architectural style of home which was prevalent in the Southern United States in the 19th century.
Police Department Abandoned In Seattle's 'Autonomous Zone'President Trump is warning if Seattle's leaders don't "take back" their city now, he will, after protesters have taken over a portion of the city that's become an "autonomous zone."
City Investigating Use Of Force Complaints, 7 LAPD Employees Removed From Field DutiesLAPD said the seven officers removed from field duty would remain on desk duty pending the outcome of the investigations.