| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Should Charlie Beck be reappointed? Yes. But that answer would be expected from someone the chief has called his partner in police reform for 12 years.
Here is why the rest of you should also want Chief Beck reappointed.
We've all read the recent...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 5:00 AM
At the beginning of the year, it seemed to be a foregone conclusion that Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck would be reappointed for a second five-year term. He's led the department during a remarkable period of safety and stability. Crime has...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Fourteen law enforcement officers, including three involved in a deadly shootout with cop killer Christopher Dorner last year, were honored by California Gov. Jerry Brown and California Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris on Monday.
Speaking at a ceremony in the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:48 PM
Los Angeles police Assistant Chief Earl Paysinger sat with increasing unease at a church in South Los Angeles as residents rose one at a time to berate his department.
The meeting had been called to reassure locals about the way the LAPD and other...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 9:30 PM
More than two weeks after the police shooting of a mentally ill man in South Los Angeles, LAPD officials on Thursday released the names of the two officers involved in the deadly incident.
The department identified the officers who shot Ezell Ford Jr....
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:38 PM
The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday approved a $5-million settlement with the family of an unarmed National Guard veteran killed on live television in a barrage of gunfire at the end of a wild pursuit last year in downtown L.A.
The proposed payout...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:09 AM
A surfer whose pickup truck was rammed and shot up by Torrance police during the frantic search for ex-Los Angeles police officer Christopher Dorner was paid $20,000 for the damage to his vehicle.
The payment comes more than six months after David...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:39 PM
L.A. County officials agreed Tuesday to divide $100,000 in reward money for aiding in the hunt for ex-LAPD Officer Christopher Dorner between a couple held hostage in their home and a man who found his burned-out truck in Big Bear.
Karen and Jim...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 11:09 AM
San Bernardino County is considering claims seeking reimbursement for damages to the Big Bear-area cabin where fugitive Christopher Dorner died after a shootout with officers.
Cabin owner Candy Martin of Palmdale and her son Eric Funnell are seeking...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:28 AM
One of two women mistakenly shot by Los Angeles police during the hunt for ex-LAPD officer Christopher Dorner earlier this year says she is still afraid of police.
Margie Carranza, 47, told KNBC-TV (Channel 4) she is "scared, panicked" months after...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:34 PM
A Hollywood studio head is under criminal investigation for possibly impeding the manhunt for rogue ex-Los Angeles police officer Christopher Dorner by landing his helicopter on a Sheriff’s Department helipad during the search, law enforcement...