police chief

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

Police officers stand at the scene at Ronald E. McNair Discovery Learning Academy, Aug. 20, 2013, in Decatur, Ga. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Mother figure: Ga. school suspect was mentally ill

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A woman who took in the suspect in an Atlanta-area school shooting said Wednesday that he was mentally ill but never violent in the past. Natasha Knotts told The Associated Press […]

08/21/2013

Ali Syed

Official: Calif. gunman was loner, ‘gamer’

TUSTIN, Calif. (AP) — A woman who was the first of three people killed in a gunman’s rampage has been identified, but her relationship to the shooter — a videogame-playing loner — remained unknown Wednesday, authorities said.

02/20/2013

Ex-Bell police chief won't double pension to $510K

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A former police chief who was fired after revelations of corruption and scandal that unseated most of the city of Bell’s government has lost his appeal to double his annual pension. […]

10/24/2012