South LA Playground Renamed For Latasha Harlins, Teen Shot To Death Weeks After Rodney King BeatingOn March 16, 1991, Harlins was shot to death by a clerk at a liquor store who thought she was stealing a bottle of orange juice.
Mayor Eric Garcetti References Rodney King In Remarks On Tuesday About Derek Chauvin VerdictOn Tuesday, Mayor Eric Garcetti reacted to the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis Police Officer found guilt on three counts in the murder of George Floyd.
On 30-Year Anniversary Of The Rodney King Beating, LA Recalls One Of The Most Defining Moments Of Its HistoryOn March 3, 1991, a plumber named George Holliday recorded four white LAPD officers using batons, Tasers, feet and fists to beat a Black man later identified as Rodney King.
Former LAPD Sergeant Imprisoned For Rodney King Beating Arrested For DUIKoon was booked at the sheriff's Santa Clarita Valley station and has since been released.
25 Years After Rodney King, Study Finds LAPD More Trusted Than LAUSD, Labor Unions, Media Nearly 25 years after the Rodney King beating, Angelenos still trust the LAPD more than any other local institution, according to a survey.
Lessons Learned 25 Years After Rodney King's BeatingTwenty five years ago Thursday, Los Angeles police officers were videotaped repeatedly striking Rodney King with batons.
Protests Raise Safety Concerns For Visitors, BusinessesAfter two nights of protests in downtown Los Angeles, some people are worried about safety as the holiday weekend approaches.
Only On 2: Lawyer Who Won Acquittal In Kelly Thomas Case Has History Of Getting Police ClearedAfter seeing the videotape, the lawyer admitted he even said to himself, 'This doesn't look good.'
FBI Releases Files From Rodney King Beating InvestigationGranting a "Freedom of Information Act," request, the FBI on Wednesday released the files of its early investigation into the Rodney King beating.
Rodney King’s Death Ruled An Accidental DrowningRodney King died as the result of an accidental drowning, according to the San Bernardino County Coroner’s official report released Thursday.
Rodney King Laid To Rest At Forest LawnOne of Rodney King's daughters remembered him not as a civil rights figure, but as a "gentle giant" of a father, as he was buried Saturday.
Rodney King's Family Asking For Donations To Help Defray Costs Of $22K Funeral The family of Rodney King is asking the public for donations so they can lay the man, best known for being beaten by Los Angeles police officers, to rest.
Candlelight Vigil Held In Memory Of Rodney KingA week after he was found dead in the swimming pool of his Rialto home, friends and family gathered this evening to remember the life of Rodney King.
Rialto Police Release Audio Of Rodney King 911 CallPolice have released the 911 audio of the call reporting Rodney King at the bottom of his Rialto pool.
Dozens Gather In Leimert Park To Pay Tribute To Civil Rights Icon Rodney KingDozens of people gathered in L.A.'s Leimert Park neighborhood to remember King and pay tribute to his role as a civil rights icon.