Charlie Beck

In this aerial video frame grab provided by CBS-LA, fire and rescue personnel gather at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday Nov. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/CBS-LA)

UPDATE: Shooting at LAX

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A suspect possibly armed with an assault rifle opened fire inside Terminal 3 at Los Angeles International today, wounding at least three people and possibly killing a security agent before being […]

11/01/2013

LA city attorney will appeal car impound ruling

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles city attorney says he will appeal a judge’s ruling striking down a policy that made it easier for unlicensed drivers to keep their cars following traffic stops. […]

10/01/2013

Police officers wait for demonstrators to arrive on Crenshaw Boulevard near the I-10 freeway during a protest in Los Angeles on Sunday, July 14, 2013, the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

LA to deploy more police to prevent disturbances

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police plan to be out in much greater force to prevent any more violence spiraling out of protests over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the killing of Florida […]

07/16/2013

A woman holds up a sign during a demonstration in reaction to the acquittal of neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman on Monday, July 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Zimmerman protesters raid LA store, stop freeway

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Protesters ran through Los Angeles streets Monday night, breaking windows, attacking people on sidewalks and at one point raiding a Wal-Mart store, while others blocked a major freeway in the San […]

07/16/2013

Christopher Dorner (Photo: Irvine Police Department/AP)

LAPD report says Dorner firing was ‘sound and just’

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The firing of Los Angeles Police Department Officer Christopher Dorner, who died during a gun battle with law enforcement in the Big Bear area after a crime spree that left four […]

06/21/2013

Christopher Dorner Army uniform

Review: Firing of ex-LAPD officer Dorner justified

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An internal review by the Los Angeles Police Department concluded that rogue ex-officer Christopher Dorner was justifiably fired, a lawyer who reviewed the findings told The Associated Press on Tuesday. Civil […]

06/04/2013

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Man brings pipe bomb to LA gun buyback

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man has been arrested after police say he brought a homemade pipe bomb to a Los Angeles gun buyback. KCBS-TV says the man brought the bomb to a drop off location over […]

05/07/2013

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40 ex-LAPD officers seek reviews of dismissals

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.

04/29/2013

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Northridge kidnapping suspect arrested in Mexico, now in LA jail

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The prime suspect in the kidnapping and sexual assault of a 10-year-old Northridge girl was being held in Los Angeles without bail today after his arrest in Mexico. Tobias Dustin Summers, […]

04/25/2013

Antonio Villaraigosa

Villaraigosa’s last State of the City address today at 5pm

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is expected to highlight his eight years in office — particularly in the areas of public safety, education, business, transportation and the environment — when he delivers his final “state of the city” address this afternoon.

04/09/2013

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LA crime decreases during first 3 months of 2013

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Crime in Los Angeles decreased during the first three months of 2013, continuing what has been a trend in the nation’s second-largest city for the past decade.

04/08/2013

Christopher Dorner (AP Photo)

Reward for murderous ex-cop causing controversy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As a cabin smoldered with the body of rogue ex-cop Christopher Dorner inside, politicians in a city that lost an officer to his rampage approved a $100,000 reward for information leading to his arrest and conviction.

03/29/2013

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