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Matt Ferner

Police Still Won't Name Officers In Ezell Ford Shooting. Now Their Union Points To A Rap Video.

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.22.2014 | Black Voices

LOS ANGELES -- It has been nearly two weeks since police in a South Los Angeles neighborhood fatally shot Ezell Ford, a black man who was unarmed and ...

Ryan Grim

Police Beat And Killed ANOTHER Man

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

Los Angeles Police Department officers allegedly beat a man to death little more than a week before their fatal shooting of Ezell Ford, KTLA is report...

Los Angeles Latino-Influenced Art Is the Focus of a Documentary and Museum Show

Lisa Derrick | Posted 07.01.2014 | Latino Voices
Lisa Derrick

Los Angeles: A city of glaring contrasts and contradictions -- multi-million dollar homes and abject poverty. It has libertine lifestyles and harsh, s...

Ex-LAPD Cop's Rampage Exposed Flaws

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 07.05.2014 | Crime

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Communication and coordination problems between at least a half dozen regional law enforcement agencies impeded efforts to stop c...

LAPD Officer Deon Joseph on Public Feedings in Skid Row

Mark Horvath | Posted 04.06.2014 | Impact
Mark Horvath

No community should ever get to the point where public feeding has to be regulated, and if it does, it our fault as Christians that it got that far.

'When You Are In A Crisis Situation, Seven Minutes Is An Eternity'

Los Angeles Daily News | Barbara Jones | Posted 02.12.2014 | Los Angeles

With the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary tragedy looming, the LAPD trained local educators Thursday on how to respond to an active s...

Visualizing Peace: The Peace Angels Project

Lin Evola | Posted 02.05.2014 | Impact
Lin Evola

The birth of the Peace Angels Project was November 3, 1992, in Los Angeles. This year we celebrate the 21st anniversary. The Peace Angels Project is a...

Prominent Judge Files Complaint Against UCLA Police

Posted 11.26.2013 | Black Voices

After a series of instances of racial discrimination including retailers profiling African-American customers and police misconduct, the latest incide...

Family Sues LA After LAPD Fatally Shoots Unarmed Man

Los Angeles Daily News | Kelly Goff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles

The family of an unarmed man shot and killed by police in North Hollywood in February has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the City of Los Angel...

LAPD Is About To Get Way Cooler

AP | TAMI ABDOLLAH | Posted 10.09.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck made a surprising entrance at the Los Angeles Police Museum last month when ...

The Difference Between A Good & A Great Police Officer

Los Angeles Daily News | Kelly Goff | Posted 10.10.2013 | Los Angeles

Mayor Eric Garcetti spoke to a graduating class of the Los Angeles Police Academy Friday morning in Elysian Valley for the first time since taking off...

LAPD Launches Mediation Program Targeting Racial Bias

The Huffington Post | Rhonesha Byng | Posted 07.31.2013 | Black Voices

As issues about race and racial profiling become more of a frequent topic of conversation across America, an announcement on Tuesday from the Los Ange...

Inside LAPD's Sprawling Covert Ops Program

NSFWCORP | Yasha Levine | Posted 07.19.2013 | Los Angeles

It only took one year and nine months to arrange, but next week I’ll finally have a chance to fight the criminal charges L.A. filed against me for r...

Don't Worry, It's Just A Drill

AP | SARAH PARVINI | Posted 08.06.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Gunfire echoed through downtown and law enforcement helicopters swooped low among office towers Thursday, but it was all a drill a...

Why Kamala Harris Was Given $24 Million

Los Angeles Daily News | Rick Orlov and Doug Saunders | Posted 07.18.2013 | Los Angeles

Bringing together district attorneys and law enforcement officials from throughout the state, Attorney General Kamala Harris convened a working group ...

The Feds Are Done Watching LAPD

AP | TAMI ABDOLLAH | Posted 07.16.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- A judge has officially ended more than a decade of federal oversight of the Los Angeles Police Department that was triggered by a corru...

LAPD: 3 Parties Will Split $1 Million Reward Offered During Christopher Dorner Manhunt

AP | SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER | Posted 07.07.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The vast majority of the $1 million reward offered in the manhunt for rogue ex-cop Christopher Dorner will go to a couple whom he ...

Mayor Challenges Those Who Want To Take His Place

Los Angeles Daily News | Rick Orlov | Posted 06.06.2013 | Los Angeles

Crime continued to drop throughout Los Angeles as Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Friday challenged his potential successors to continue to support a 10...

Police To Get Charles Manson Tapes Yield Clues

AP | DANNY ROBBINS | Posted 03.27.2013 | Crime

DALLAS -- A federal judge in Texas has ruled that the Los Angeles Police Department should be able to obtain the decades-old taped conversations betwe...

Search For Dorner Began With 'Long Shot' Tip From Officer He Feuded With

AP | Posted 04.24.2013 | Crime

LOS ANGELES — The training officer whose dispute with former Los Angeles police Officer Christopher Dorner led to his firing says it was her "lo...

You Can't Just Execute Him

James Peron | Posted 04.13.2013 | Politics
James Peron

How convenient! Anyone the president has executed is considered guilty unless proven innocent after they are dead. There is no messy due process, no court, only secret evidence; the president personally judges the merits and orders the executions.

$1 MILLION REWARD

AP | Posted 02.10.2013 | Crime

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. -- Authorities are offering a $1 million reward for information leading to the arrest of Christopher Dorner, the former Los Ange...

Is Dorner Simply A Black Man Wronged?

AP | MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 02.12.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Fugitive former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Dorner's claim in an online "manifesto" that his career was undone by racist col...

LAPD Reviews Ex-Cop's Allegations Of Racism As Manhunt Goes On

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS and TAMI ABDOLLAH | Posted 04.12.2013 | Crime

IRVINE, Calif. — Police blocked off a street and stood guard in front of a home in a typically quiet Southern California suburb Sunday, protecti...

There Is Nothing More to Say About This Story Except Just to Tell It

Tanya M. Acker | Posted 02.07.2013 | Los Angeles
Tanya M. Acker

I was in the middle of dinner with a friend recently when he realized he'd left his wallet in the car and went to the valet to retrieve it. He returne...