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LA DUI crackdown yields more arrests than last year

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Since Dec. 13, law enforcement officers in 100 Los Angeles County jurisdictions have made 1,520 drunken or drugged driving arrests as of Christmas Day, up from 1,425 during the same time […]

12/26/2013

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LAPD civilian oversight board elects its president

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department’s civilian oversight board has unanimously elected real estate developer Steve Soboroff as its president. The newly composed Los Angeles Police Commission, which oversees the LAPD and […]

09/10/2013

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Audit: LA pays out millions in lawsuits by police

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The city of Los Angeles paid out about $110 million in jury awards and settlements for lawsuits brought by police officers against the department over six years ending in June 2012. […]

06/28/2013

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

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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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Police: Argument leaves 3 dead in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) – An argument that got out of hand led to a shooting on Friday that killed three men and wounded a fourth person south of downtown, police said. Officers answering 911 calls […]

05/10/2013

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LA gun buyback program on May 4

The LAPD and the mayor’s Gang Reduction and Youth Development Office will will host the annual gun buyback program on Saturday, May 4. People can surrender their firearms anonymously, with no questions asked, in exchange for a Ralphs or Visa pre-paid card.

04/23/2013

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LAPD: Dorner reward to be decided by 3 judges

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department says three former judges will decide whether anyone can lay claim to the $1 million reward for leading law enforcement officers to Christopher Dorner.

04/05/2013

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How life on run ended for California police killer

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) – As soon as he heard officers were chasing the suspected cop killer in a stolen truck, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Deputy Roger Loftis was certain: His buddy Jeremiah MacKay would be there.

02/16/2013

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CNN’s Don Lemon discusses the Dorner dilemma

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:

02/14/2013

Christopher Dorner, a former Los Angeles police officer suspected in a string of vengeance killings.

Fugitive’s rant puts focus on evolving LAPD legacy

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.

02/09/2013

Christopher Dorner (Photo: Irvine Police Department/AP)

Reports: Dorner’s truck abandoned after axle broke

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.

02/09/2013

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