Former 'SNL' Star Jay Pharoah Says LAPD Officer Kneeled On His Neck, Shares Video To Social MediaFormer "Saturday Night Live" star Jay Pharoah said that earlier this year, an LAPD officer kneeled on his neck in a case of mistaken identity.
Beverly Hills Imposes Emergency Order Limiting Gatherings 'To Preserve The Peace And Tranquility Of Residential Areas'The city of Beverly Hills imposed an emergency order on Saturday night banning public gatherings of more than 10 people in residential areas between the hours of 9 p.m. and 8 a.m.
HBO Max Backtracks On 'Gone with the Wind' Move, Will Offer Commentary On Racist UndertonesA spokesperson for HBO Max says the film would eventually return to their streaming catalog with additional content that would contextualize the film's controversial historical depictions.
Los Angeles Stores Begin Taking Down Plywood Boards As Protests Remain PeacefulPlywood boards put up to prevent looting during ongoing protests after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis are starting to come down in the Fairfax District.
Protesters Rally In Hollywood To Honor George Floyd During His FuneralOutside the iconic Laugh Factory, hundreds crowded the intersection of Laurel Ave and Sunset Blvd to memorialize Floyd and protest for racial equality.
Trump Suggests Without Evidence 75-Year-Old Man Shoved To The Ground By Buffalo Police Was A 'Set Up'President Trump suggested without evidence Tuesday morning that an elderly man who was hospitalized after being shoved to the ground by police in Buffalo, New York, was an "ANTIFA provocateur" who may have been trying to "set up" law enforcement.
OC Sheriff Suspends Use Of Carotid Restraint HoldIn a press release Tuesday, the department said it will be "evaluating its use and effectiveness as a compliance tool."
Family Seeks Justice For Man Who Died 2 Years Ago While Being Arrested By Anaheim PoliceA spokesperson said the department considers reopening cases when new evidence is brought to light, but said that has not happened in this case.
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.
LAPD, El Monte PD Order Moratorium On Carotid Restraint Control HoldTwo area police departments said Monday that they would be placing a moratorium on the training and use of the carotid restraint control hold until further notice.
Prosecutors: No Charges Will Be Filed Against 'Peaceful' Protesters Arrested For Violating Curfew, Failing To DisperseBoth officials say that charges won’t be filed against protestors for violating curfew or or failing to disperse in an effort to take a non-punitive approach.
Funeral Processions Held For George Floyd Across LAFour separate symbolic funeral processions were held across the Southland Monday to honor George Floyd, culminating in a memorial service in downtown Los Angeles.
President Trump's Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame Covered In Spray Paint After Expletive, Vulgar Image Scrawled On ItThe beleaguered star, which is located along Hollywood Boulevard, was left completely covered in spray paint.
Looters Steal 29 Guns From Santa Monica Big 5 StoreThe burglary occurred on May 31, the same night that several other businesses were looted and vandalized amid the George Floyd protests.
Archdiocese Of LA Rings Cathedral Bells In Honor George Floyd's LifeThe Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in downtown Los Angeles rang its bells Tuesday at 9 a.m. for eight minutes and 46 seconds to coincide with the beginning of a funeral for George Floyd in Houston.