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LAPD unit inadvertently drives over man lying in street

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles police officers responding to a call of a naked man running in a Jefferson Park neighborhood drove over a man who was lying in the street about two blocks […]

07/28/2014

Los Angeles Police Department Chief of Detectives Charlie Beck

LAPD will no longer detain ICE immigration suspects

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Saying police need to maintain the trust of the community during a federal government stalemate on immigration policy, Mayor Eric Garcetti and Chief Charlie Beck announced today that the LAPD will […]

07/08/2014

Los Angeles Police Department Chief of Detectives Charlie Beck

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck to seek a 2nd term

WESTCHESTER (CNS) – The first of a series of meetings seeking public comment on Charlie Beck’s bid for a second, five-year term as chief of the Los Angeles Police Department will be held from 6-8 […]

06/11/2014

A small Draganflyer X6 drone during a test flight in Mesa County, Colo., with a Forward Looking Infer Red payload. (AP Photo/Mesa County Sheriff's Unmanned Operations Team)

LAPD drones could be used during tactical events

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A pair of aerial drones obtained by the Los Angeles Police Department could be used during “tactical events” such as manhunts and standoffs, Police Chief Charlie Beck said today, adding that […]

06/06/2014

LAPD's "Lock It, Hide It, Keep It" campaign designed to prevent thefts from vehicles. (Photo credit: LAPD)

LAPD’s ‘Lock It, Hide It, Keep It’ campaign parodies ’24’

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Northeast Division of the Los Angeles Police Department announced today it has produced a video it believes dramatically demonstrates the department’s designed to prevent thefts from vehicles. Describing the video as […]

05/21/2014

Los Angeles Police Department Chief of Detectives Charlie Beck

Beck seeks 2nd term as police chief

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Charlie Beck submitted a letter to the Police Commission today officially seeking a second, five-year term as chief of the Los Angeles Police Department. The letter was forwarded to Mayor Eric […]

05/16/2014

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Detectives investigating attempted sexual assault in Griffith Park

LOS ANGELES (CSN) – Police today released a composite sketch of a man who tried to sexually assault a woman on a Griffith Park hiking trail. The attack happened about 10 a.m. Wednesday near Mount […]

05/16/2014

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Los Angeles police grieve amid string of 5 deaths

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department is experiencing what one of its own describes as “a feeling of depression” following the deaths of five officers — four of them during traffic collisions […]

05/12/2014

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Los Angeles police grieve amid string of 5 deaths

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department is experiencing what one of its own describes as “a feeling of depression” following the deaths of five officers — four of them during traffic collisions […]

05/11/2014

LAPD detective killed in crash was 27-year veteran

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An off-duty Los Angeles police detective killed when a cement truck smashed into a pickup truck in Beverly Hills was a 27-year department veteran, officials said Saturday. The LAPD identified the […]

05/10/2014

Los Angeles Police Department Chief of Detectives Charlie Beck

Memorial honors LAPD officers who died in line of duty

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – With the deaths of three Los Angeles police officers still fresh in their minds, department brass gathered today to honor officers who died in the line of duty over the agency’s […]

05/08/2014

LAPD officer killed in hit-and-run car crash

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles police officer was killed early Saturday in a hit-and-run crash, the third in-line of duty death in recent months. Roberto Sanchez, a six-year veteran, died at a hospital […]

05/05/2014

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