Multi-Agency Task Force Announces Arrests In Connection With Looting, Violence In May, JuneThe Safe L.A. Task Force announced Wednesday that so far, they've closed 42 of the 149 open cases and made several major arrests. LAPD Chief Michel Moore said one of their most significant arrests is of Gabriel Estrada, for the attempted murder of a police officer.
Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day To Protest Police Brutality, Demonstrators Arrested For Curfew ViolationsThe American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter to the city and county of Los Angeles, claiming the curfew orders exceed their authority and represented a violation of First Amendment rights to free speech.
'There's A Lot Of Risk': LA County Health Officials Urge Protesters To Wear MasksPublic health experts in Los Angeles County are concerned about the spread of coronavirus as thousands gather to protest the deadly arrest of George Floyd.
State Of Emergency Declared In Los Angeles County, National Guard To Be Deployed To City Of LAThe National Guard will be deployed to the city of Los Angeles amid days of unrest following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Mayor Eric Garcetti said.
LA County, City Leaders Called For Peace As Protests Took Violent TurnLos Angeles community leaders called for peace Saturday, as a fourth night of unrest unfolded across the city after the deadly arrest of George Floyd in Minneapolis on Monday.
Community Leaders Respond To Death Of George Floyd At Hands Of Minneapolis OfficerCommunity leaders said the only way to restore peace is to break the code of silence among sworn officers and to punish and prosecute those who use unnecessary force and break the law.