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  • Bill Cosby accuser meets with LAPD; department 'committed' to investigating

    A woman who alleges she was sexually assaulted by comedian Bill Cosby at the Playboy Mansion decades ago met with Los Angeles police detectives for nearly 90 minutes Friday, her attorney said. Attorney Gloria Allred told reporters that her client,...
  • As tourists scatter, LAPD officers fatally shoot man outside Hollywood mall

    As tourists scatter, LAPD officers fatally shoot man outside Hollywood mall
    As shocked tourists looked on, Los Angeles Police Department officers fatally shot a man Friday night they said had a knife outside the bustling Hollywood and Highland shopping complex. Tourists and others said they scattered amid the gunfire. The...
  • LAPD to give 1,000 pairs of 'Shoes from Santa' to South L.A. children

    LAPD to give 1,000 pairs of 'Shoes from Santa' to South L.A. children
    Santa Claus will be arriving by police helicopter at the Los Angeles Police Department's 77th Street station Tuesday, joining officers to present gifts of more than 1,000 pairs of new shoes to underprivileged children in South Los Angeles. In the annual...
  • Man shot and killed by police in Hollywood had knife, officers say

    Man shot and killed by police in Hollywood had knife, officers say
    The man shot and killed by police Friday night at a crowded intersection in Hollywood was carrying a 3- to 4-inch folding knife, authorities said. Officers opened fire at the man at Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue about 7 p.m. while responding...
  • LAPD detective commits suicide after molestation allegations, authorities say

    A detective for the Los Angeles Police Department who once investigated sexual assault cases killed himself Thanksgiving morning after two relatives accused him of sexually abusing them, authorities said Friday. The body of Dennis Derr, 52, a 17-year...
  • L.A. fire officials: Downtown fire may have been intentionally set

    L.A. fire officials: Downtown fire may have been intentionally set
    Los Angeles fire officials said they are “inclined” to believe a fire that engulfed a massive residential development project downtown was intentionally set. But until arson investigators can enter the wreckage, it’s impossible to...
  • Authorities ID rapper, dancer found dead in apparent murder-suicide

    Authorities ID rapper, dancer found dead in apparent murder-suicide
    A drama unfolded at an apartment near the Grove on Monday morning, with numerous shots fired and a woman screaming from inside the home. Now, police say they have found the bodies of two people inside the apartment, where a suspect was barricaded, and...
  • LAPD investigating officer's use of baton during protest

    LAPD investigating officer's use of baton during protest
    Los Angeles Police internal affairs investigators are looking into an officer's use of a baton during a protest last week in South Los Angeles, a department spokesman said Tuesday. Cmdr. Andrew Smith said a personnel complaint investigation was...
  • 'Tales of the Grim Sleeper' revealing look at accused serial killer

    'Tales of the Grim Sleeper' revealing look at accused serial killer
    Veteran documentarian Nick Broomfield's "Tales of the Grim Sleeper" is a riveting and chilling investigation into the world of Lonnie Franklin Jr., a South Los Angeles resident arrested in 2010 and accused in a string of serial rape-killings spanning 22...
  • TV reporter charged after seriously injuring wife with flower pot: D.A.

    A Los Angeles television reporter has been charged with felony domestic violence after he allegedly seriously injured his wife by throwing a flower pot at her head, authorities said. The pot struck the woman "full force," an L.A. County district...
  • Beverly Johnson, groundbreaking model, says Bill Cosby drugged her

    Beverly Johnson, a groundbreaking model who was the first black woman to be featured on the cover of Vogue magazine, accused Bill Cosby of drugging her during a visit to his home in the 1980s, according to a personal essay Vanity Fair published on...