| Feb 9, 2014
The public knows a great deal more now about a Los Angeles Police Department shooting than it did a few weeks ago. We know that officers fired more than 100 shots into and at a truck in Torrance on the morning of Feb. 7, 2013, only to discover that...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Law enforcement officers who faced off with Christopher Dorner at a cabin in Big Bear violated no laws and "had no choice" but to engage in a fierce firefight with the fugitive, according to a detailed review of the incident by prosecutors.
In a 59-page...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Law enforcement officers who faced off with Christopher Dorner at a cabin near Big Bear have been formally cleared of wrongdoing by the San Bernardino County district attorney's office.
In a 59-page report released Tuesday, officials said the many...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:21 PM
The attack on the police officers was as perplexing as it was brazen.
Before dawn one morning last June, a Los Angeles police detective and his partner were returning to their station on Venice Boulevard. As they waited for a security gate to slide...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Fox News was again the top-rated cable news network during live coverage of President Obama's State of the Union address, as its viewership Tuesday night increased from last year and rivals CNN and MSNBC fell.
Fox News' coverage of the President's...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Fox News flexed its muscles as the most popular cable news outlet Tuesday night, as its coverage of the State of the Union address out-drew the combined tune-in of rivals CNN and MSNBC. It was also the only one to be up vs. last year's speech....
| May 5, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Although police largely performed admirably as they hunted for Christopher Dorner, poor communication, competing interests and a chaotic, undisciplined response to the wanted man's final stand highlighted serious problems, an independent report concluded....
| May 5, 2014
| 9:56 PM
As the manhunt for Christopher Dorner unfolded across Southern California last year, efforts to catch the killer were marred by poor communication and collaboration among police departments, an independent report concluded.
On Monday, the Police...
| Feb 7, 2013
Members of the California corrections department's fugitive apprehension task force, normally given the job of hunting high-risk parole absconders, have joined the statewide search for a former Los Angeles police officer believed to be on the rampage. The...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:59 PM
A Redondo Beach man is suing the city of Torrance, saying police officers -- after mistaking his Honda Ridgeline pickup for a Nissan owned by ex-LAPD Officer Christopher Dorner -- slammed into his truck and fired bullets into the cab.
David Perdue was...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Four years after the death of pioneering documentary film director Robert Flaherty (1922's "Nanook of the North," 1934's "Man of Aran" and 1948's "The Louisiana Story") in 1951, his widow, Frances, began the Robert Flaherty Film Seminar, which is now...