As Leaders Push To Ban Police From Using Foam Bullets, Officers Call For Prohibiting Laser PointersOfficers have emphasized that they have been subject to violence from citizens, and referenced 20 police officers who had lasers were pointed in their direction with the intention of distracting them.
'The Risks Of Escalation Are Enormous': Demonstrations Continue Across SoCal As Armenia, Azerbaijan Report Ongoing AttacksAmnesty International has called on all sides to fully respect international humanitarian laws and to protect civilians from the hostilities.
Hundreds Of Pro-Armenia Protesters Occupy Streets In WestwoodThis is the latest in a series of massive protests staged in support of Armenia over the past week as tensions escalate between Azerbaijan and Armenia over Nagorno-Karabakh, a disputed territory controlled by ethnic Armenians but within the border of Azerbaijan.
Vandalism Occurs During Downtown LA Protests Possibly Spurred By Jonathan Price KillingDuring the march, windows were broken and ATMs were damaged. At one point, a smoke bomb or pyrotechnic device was set off.
Protesters March In Hollywood To Demand Justice, ReformA group of about 100 demonstrators Marched in Hollywood Friday afternoon demanding justice and reform in the wake of recent police shootings.
Demonstrators Gather In Downtown Los Angeles To Protest Police Shooting Of Jacob Blake In WisconsinThe group was protesting the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin as well as the shooting of protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin Tuesday night.
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.
Protestors March Through Downtown LA For Second Night Following Police Shootings Of Anthony McClain, Jacob BlakeProtestors marched through downtown Los Angeles for the second night in a row on Tuesday, following two police shootings across the country in the past 10 days.
3 Protesters Arrested Outside Home Of Deputy Involved In Death Of Andres GuardadoThree protesters were arrested outside the Covina home of a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy involved in the shooting death of 18-year-old Andres Guardado.
2 Men Arrested In Arson Fire At Hollywood Restaurant, Looting During ProtestsImages released by the LAPD shows two men they say went into a restaurant in the Hollywood area and used an accelerant to start a fire.
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.
Black Lives Matter Seeks Emergency Order Banning LAPD From Using Rubber Bullets, Batons On ProtestersIt is also demanding that protesters not be hit with batons and not be placed on buses for misdemeanor citations.
Police Investigate Video Of Truck Driving Through Ventura ProtestersPolice are asking anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward.
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.
Santa Monica Won't Charge Curfew Violators, Protesters Who Failed To DisperseThe Santa Monica City Attorney's Office announced Monday it will not prosecute people who were arrested for curfew violations and failure to disperse during recent protests.