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  • Man shot in foot during confrontation with officers in Vermont Square

    Man shot in foot during confrontation with officers in Vermont Square
    A man was shot in the foot late Tuesday during a confrontation with LAPD officers in Vermont Square. Officers from LAPD's 77th Station approached a disruptive, gun-wielding man about 10:45 p.m. at 54th Street and Budlong Avenue, Officer Jack Richter...
  • Recent police shootings add significance to L.A. King day celebration

    Recent police shootings add significance to L.A. King day celebration
    Tens of thousands of people lined up along Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in South Los Angeles on Monday for the 30th annual Kingdom Day Parade, celebrating the life of the legendary civil rights leader while dancing to the beat of marching bands and...
  • More transparency needed at L.A. County Sheriff's Department, report says

    More transparency needed at L.A. County Sheriff's Department, report says
    The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department lags behind other major law enforcement agencies, including the Los Angeles Police Department, in releasing information about officer-involved shootings, complaints from the public and internal disciplinary...
  • Officer who fatally shot Ezell Ford had arrested him 6 years earlier

    Officer who fatally shot Ezell Ford had arrested him 6 years earlier
    One of two Los Angeles police officers who fatally shot a mentally ill man in South L.A. last year had arrested him for marijuana possession six years earlier, according to a police report obtained by The Times. The document shows that LAPD Officer...
  • LAPD investigating shooting involving man on a bike firing on a car

    Los Angeles police are investigating a shooting that occurred in Hollywood late Friday evening.  The shooting happened about 8:40 p.m. when a man riding a bike shot at a car in the area of Sunset Boulevard and North Gardner Street, police said.  One...
  • Teen arrested in fatal Sylmar stabbing, 2nd suspect sought

    Teen arrested in fatal Sylmar stabbing, 2nd suspect sought
    A 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder after he called police early Thursday about a fatal stabbing in a Sylmar town home, authorities said. The teen contacted police shortly before 9 a.m., telling them “something bad”...
  • LAPD officer dragged 100 yards by SUV in dramatic confrontation

    LAPD officer dragged 100 yards by SUV in dramatic confrontation
    An LAPD narcotics officer was dragged the length of a football field, sandwiched in the door of an SUV, before the driver veered onto a sidewalk and into bushes. The plainclothes Los Angeles police officer was severely injured in the incident on...
  • Body cameras for L.A. police: Access to video, privacy among concerns

    Body cameras for L.A. police: Access to video, privacy among concerns
    San Fernando Valley residents Thursday night raised concerns about civilian privacy and access to video that would be captured under the Los Angeles Police Department’s plan to equip its officers with body cameras. Dozens of people, gathered in...
  • Alligator found at San Fernando Valley home had lived there 37 years

    Alligator found at San Fernando Valley home had lived there 37 years
    An 8-foot-long alligator has been living in the backyard of a San Fernando Valley home for about 40 years, animal control officials said Wednesday. Officers from the Los Angeles Animal Services Department found the alligator Monday inside a wooden crate...
  • Body cameras for L.A. police: Not everybody trusts the new tech

    Body cameras for L.A. police: Not everybody trusts the new tech
    Dozens of residents who filled a South L.A. gymnasium Wednesday night expressed doubts over the Los Angeles Police Department's plan to equip its officers with body cameras, raising concerns over civilian privacy and public access to the footage....
  • Police arrest man suspected of crashing into house in Boyle Heights

    Los Angeles police arrested a man on suspicion of trying to run over someone and hitting a house in Boyle Heights.  The incident was reported about 9 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Pecan Street, police said.  The suspect allegedly drove up on...