Despite Funding Cuts, LAPD Stuck With $10M Electric BMW Pilot ProgramThe "Defund The Police" movement has prompted the city to cut $150 million from the LAPD budget. But what about those expensive electric BMWs?
LA City Council Slashes LAPD Funding By $150MA portion of the money would be used to limit the furlough of municipal employees. The rest of the money saved would be invested in underserved areas and communities of color.
LA City Council Moves Forward With LAPD Budget Cuts Proposed By Black Lives Matter CoalitionThe committee voted to send the proposed cuts to the full council, which will consider directing city staff to compile a report that would examine how the reductions could be made without impacting basic policing services.