Thursday, September 19, 2019

Tag: los angeles police department

Report: Rep. Ilhan Omar Targeted In Bomb...

Muslim congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) was the target of a bomb threat at a Los Angeles-area event where she spoke on civil rights for...

Man In LAPD Shirt Chanting ‘White Power’...

A viral video of a man wearing a Los Angeles Police Department shirt and saying "white power" has spurred controversy. But those within the...

Rep. Maxine Waters’ Office Evacuated After Receiving...

The South Los Angeles district office of U.S. California Representative Maxine Waters was evacuated on Tuesday after an odd package arrived. The parcel was addressed...

Black Lives Matter Activist Sues City of...

A Black Lives Matter activist is suing the City of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Police Department for $4 million, claiming he was...

LA Police to Begin Tracking Social Media...

The Los Angeles Police Department is trying out a new concept that will help its officers crack down on race-based crimes before they happen....

Rodney King’s Daughter Teams Up with LAPD...

The daughter of Rodney King — the man involved in the infamous 1991 police brutality incident — has partnered with Los Angeles Police to...

25 Years Ago, the Rodney King Beating...

On March 3, 1991, Rodney King, a construction worker, was stopped by Los Angeles Police Department officers. What happened next set off events that...

First the LAPD, Now the Chicago PD:...

Police cameras, whether dashcams or bodycams, have been hailed as an effective measure to bring transparency and accountability to police forces around the country,...

Police Commission Report Claims it’s Unable to...

A report by the Police Commission’s watchdog found that a three-year study of the Los Angeles Police Department discovered no cases of police bias,...

California Law Enforcement Push Back Against New...

The winds of criminal justice and policing reform are blowing, as California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) just signed a law sponsored by state Assemblywoman...

If You Don’t Want Police to Shoot...

If you want a police force of officers who won't shoot unarmed civilians, then don't recruit cops by promising violence and adventure — and...

LAPD Officers Removed Antennas from Police Cars...

Los Angeles police officers removed antennas from police cars in several predominantly Black neighborhoods to disable the recording equipment and avoid being monitored while on...

Riverside, Other Groups Trying to Renege on...

Donors pledged $1.2 million in reward money to catch cop killer Christopher Dorner, but now some of them are using semantics to get out...

LAPD Review of Dorner’s Termination and Manhunt...

The case of former Los Angeles Police Department Officer Christopher Dorner is not yet over, with LAPD Chief Charlie Beck announcing that an investigation...

LAPD Launch Probe into Death of 35-Year-Old...

Los Angeles police have launched a probe into the death of a 35-year-old woman who died last month while she was in police custody...

Rihanna’s Leaked 2009 Pics Won’t Result In...

Rihanna's Twitter account shows no indication she's troubled by the latest regurgitation of her assault case. Three years after pictures of Rihanna's battered face...