Charles L. Beck
The verdict in the George Zimmerman trial has sparked a passionate response from people in Los Angeles and across the country. Allegations of racial injustice have been the theme of much of those responses, which […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dozens of fired Los Angeles police officers are taking up the chief’s offer to re-examine dismissals in the wake of a deadly rampage by Christopher Dorner, who claimed that he was wrongly expelled from the force.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since the Los Angeles Police Department started investigating allegations by a former officer who left a trail of violence to avenge his firing, at least a half-dozen former officers have requested a reopening of their termination cases.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck has begun a series of internal audits and has held meetings to examine the disciplinary system after the violent conclusion to the manhunt for fired officer Christopher Dorner.
In case you missed last weekend’s Chinese Festival at the Hammer Museum, this weekend is the big parade in downtown LA in Chinatown. Saturday kicks off the Golden Dragon Parade which you MUST see once in your life.
BIG BEAR, Calif. (AP) — The extraordinary manhunt for the former Los Angeles police officer suspected of three murders converged Tuesday on a mountain cabin where authorities believe he barricaded himself inside.
BIG BEAR, Calif. (AP) — The man believed to be fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner never came out of a California mountain cabin, and a single shot was heard inside before the cabin was engulfed in flames.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Overall crime in Los Angeles has dropped for a 10th consecutive year, but there were slight increases in murders and petty thefts.
Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck was at a housing project distributing gifts to children as part of a toy drive, when a car chase landed right in his lap. Listen to this interview with Commander Andrew Smith that was on the air this morning.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Students at Cal State Fullerton barricaded themselves inside classrooms and dorm rooms Wednesday night as police searched for two suspects in a jewelry store robbery, while another suspect was caught after a high-speed pursuit.
LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council voted today to place a half-cent sales tax increase on the March municipal ballot, despite mounting opposition from the business community, organized labor and mayoral candidates. […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Some 160 Los Angeles Police Department employees could be laid off by January 1 under a cost-cutting plan announced by Chief Charlie Beck. In a memo posted on the department’s internal […]