LA, Police Union Reach Tentative Deal To Avoid LayoffsMayor Eric Garcetti and the union representing Los Angeles Police Department officers announced Tuesday that they had come to a tentative agreement to avoid layoffs in the wake of the city's economic downturn resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.
LAPD Survey: Vast Majority Of Officers Dissatisfied With Chief, Leadership Over Police Protests, Civil UnrestA union survey of Los Angeles Police Department officers has found widespread dissatisfaction with Chief Michel Moore and other officials in response to police protests earlier this year.
'It's So Hateful': UTLA In Hot Water After Posting Photo Of Board Member Wearing 'Blue Lives Murder' ShirtThe photo was posted Wednesday, when UTLA encouraged its members to wear Black Lives Matter shirts to support a teacher who received death threats after wearing a shirt that said, "I Can't Breathe."
'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.
LAPD Union Blasts Garcetti's 'Killers' Remark, Proposal To Cut $1.8 Billion BudgetOn Friday morning, LAPPL issued a blistering statement in response to the comment that stated: "Eric has apparently lost his damn mind," and suggesting that if the city had a charter provision allowing the removal of a mayor for illness or incapacity, "we'd plead for it to be invoked."
National Poll Shows 82 Percent Favorable Opinion Of Police Officers, A Law Enforcement Alliance SaysAn alliance of law enforcement officers announced Wednesday that a new national poll shows an 82 percent favorable opinion of local police officers.
Police Union: Stan Kroenke Should Pay Full Costs For Security At Rams Home GamesThe Los Angeles Police Protective League wants Stan Kroenke, the billionaire owner of the Los Angeles Rams, to pay the full cost for necessary police services at L.A. Rams home games as long as the team plays in Los Angeles.
LAPD Union Says Chief's Policies May Be To Blame For 2015 Crime UptickThe union representing Los Angeles Police Department officers lashed out at Chief Charlie Beck on Wednesday, linking his policies to a surge in crime and calling for hearings at City Hall on his anti-crime strategies.
Tarantino Says His Statements On Police Brutality Were A 'Misrepresentation'A coalition of law enforcement unions are calling for a boycott of Quentin Tarantino’s upcoming film, “The Hateful Eight,” in protest against a statement he made describing people killed by police as murder victims.
City Reaches Tentative Contract Agreement With LA Police UnionAfter months of negotiations, the city of Los Angeles and the union representing its police officers announced a tentative contract agreement Friday that would provide cost-of-living salary increases for the next three years.
Kamala Harris' Senate Bid Backed By LA Police UnionU.S. Senate candidate Kamala Harris has picked up the support of the Los Angeles police union.
Union: Attempts To Control Police Overtime Will Put City In JeopardyPolice union leaders say trying to control overtime in Los Angeles will put the city in jeopardy.
Obscenity-Laced Rap Video Believed To Threaten Police OfficersA new obscenity-laced rap video from a rapper who claims to be related to an unarmed man who was shot to death by the LAPD appears to threaten the lives of police officers.
LAPD Union Rejects Latest Contract OfferLos Angeles Police Department officers have voted down the city's latest contract offer, their union announced late Friday.
Report Reveals Millions In Taxpayer Dollars Spent On Salaries For LAPD Union OfficersTaxpayers are paying a $750,000 bill every year for the officers, who work at the Los Angeles Police Protective League.