Christopher Dorner’s reign of terror against the LAPD and other police officers has put the issue of overaggressive policing in the spotlight. CNN’s Don Lemon shares his opinion on the matter with Penny Griego and Lisa Osborn:
BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California couple says Christopher Dorner tied them up in their mountain cabin and stole their car hours before his presumed death in a fiery confrontation with law enforcement.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A sheriff says his deputies did not intentionally burn down a California mountain cabin where fugitive ex-police officer Christopher Dorner is believed to have died.
BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — A man whose truck was taken by a carjacker believed to be ex-Los Angeles cop Christopher Dorner says the fugitive appeared calm and didn’t want to hurt him.
(AP) – Flames and smoke are coming from a cabin where officials believe a fugitive ex-Los Angeles police officer is holed up.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – A law enforcement official says a person believed to be the fugitive ex-Los Angeles cop sought in three killings has exchanged gunfire with authorities in the San Bernardino Mountains.
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California Catholic elementary school is shut down because of reported threats against the family of the church pastor by murder suspect Christopher Dorner.
BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) – The hunt in the snowy mountains for a former Los Angeles police officer suspected in three killings continued Saturday as police announced they will reopen the disciplinary proceedings that led to the fugitive’s firing.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Fugitive Christopher Dorner’s claim in an online “manifesto” that his career was undone by racist colleagues conspiring against him comes at a time when it’s widely held that the LAPD has evolved well beyond the troubled racial legacy of Rodney King and the O.J. Simpson trial.
SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A former Los Angeles police officer hiding after three murders abandoned his truck when its axle broke, leading to a door-to-door search at Big Bear that entered its third day Saturday, two TV networks reported.
ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — Court documents show an ex-girlfriend of a former Los Angeles police officer suspected of three murders called him “severely emotionally and mentally disturbed” after the two split in 2006.
As all of Southern California is gripped with the drama and the tension of the hunt for former LAPD officer Christopher Dorner, we explore his background to better understand why he is considered so dangerous. Click to listen to this report: