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Third LAPD officer In 3 months killed on duty

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 […]

05/03/2014

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May Day protests planned around Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Thousands of people will take to the streets of downtown Los Angeles for the annual “May Day” marches today and urge Congress to take action on legislation overhauling the nation’s immigration […]

05/01/2014

This undated photo released Thursday, March 13, 2014 by Los Angeles Police Department shows officer Officer Nicholas Choung Lee.  (AP Photo/LAPD)

Memorial star to honor LAPD Officer Lee

HOLLYWOOD (CNS) – The Los Angeles Police Department plans to unveil a memorial star outside the Hollywood Station to honor Officer Nicholas Lee, killed when his patrol car was hit by a dump truck. The […]

04/25/2014

LAPD: Catalytic converter thefts on the rise

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles police today warned of a rise in the theft of vehicles’ catalytic converters, which are taken because they contain valuable metals. Since Jan. 1, 34 catalytic converter thefts have […]

04/25/2014

This frame grab from a Twitter post from @OccupyWallStNYC shows a news photo of a New York City police officer wielding a baton during an Occupy Wall Street action in New York. (AP Photo/Twitter)

LAPD targeted on Twitter after NY police backlash

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Taking their cue from tweets bashing the New York Police Department, Twitter critics of Los Angeles police have been posting photos of people roughed up or injured in scuffles with officers […]

04/24/2014

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Pizza with a Purpose: LAPD fundraiser for fallen officers

Remembrance and memorial services are scheduled for today and tomorrow for Los Angeles Police Department Officer Chris Cortijo, who was killed by an allegedly drug-impaired driver in Sun Valley. Meanwhile, the LAPD and California Pizza […]

04/21/2014

This undated image provided by the Los Angeles Police Department shows Officer Chris Cortijo who died Wednesday April 9, 2014 from injuries after being struck by an impaired driver in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/LAPD)

Memorial held today for LAPD Officer Chris Cortijo

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Services will be held Monday for a 51-year-old Los Angeles police motorcycle officer who died from injuries he suffered when he was struck by an SUV driven by an allegedly drug-impaired […]

04/21/2014

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Man detained after LA Times building lockdown

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say a man who allegedly made threatening statements, forcing the lockdown of the Los Angeles Times building, is being held for a mental health evaluation. Sgt. Keith Green said Saturday that […]

04/19/2014

This undated image provided by the Los Angeles Police Department shows Officer Chris Cortijo who died Wednesday April 9, 2014 from injuries after being struck by an impaired driver in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/LAPD)

Officer Cortijo’s memorial set for Monday

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Services will be held Monday for a 51-year-old Los Angeles Police Department motorcycle officer who died from injuries he suffered when he was struck by an SUV driven by an allegedly […]

04/18/2014

Photo of suspect Robert Ransom released by the Los Angeles Police Department. (Photo credit: LAPD)

LAPD investigating possible link between teen’s attempted abduction, recent murders

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Police are investigating possible links between the attempted abduction of a teenage girl doused with flammable liquid and two deadly attacks in L.A. County. LAPD Commander Andrew Smith identified 30-year-old Robert […]

04/18/2014

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LAPD chief apologizes over patrol car tampering

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck and top aides have apologized for failing to promptly alert the civilian Police Commission that officers had tampered with patrol car audio-video equipment to avoid […]

04/16/2014

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Wounded LAPD officer released from hospital

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The 29-year-old man who shot a police officer in the lobby of the Los Angeles Police Department’s West Traffic Division and took aim at the officer’s partner intended to shoot other […]

04/09/2014

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