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  • Soboroff: Group offers to repay LAPD for meeting on Mexican Mafia

    Soboroff: Group offers to repay LAPD for meeting on Mexican Mafia
    The nonprofit group of business leaders who attended an LAPD-arranged event featuring a convicted ex-shot caller for the Mexican Mafia has approached police officials with an offer to reimburse the department's costs, an official said. Police Commission...
  • LAPD criticized for arranging downtown talk by Mexican Mafia killer

    LAPD criticized for arranging downtown talk by Mexican Mafia killer
    The undercover police sedans arrived about noon in a bustling section of downtown Los Angeles. Eight uniformed LAPD officers got out and filed into a historic 12-story building on Spring Street. Later, an LAPD helicopter buzzed overhead as a half-...
  • 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....
  • The journey of LAPD's anti-terror Suspicious Activity Reports

     The journey of LAPD's anti-terror Suspicious Activity Reports
    For years, law enforcement agencies around the U.S. have been urging the public to keep an eye out for all things suspicious — packages, behavior, vehicles. In a post-9/11 world, the thinking goes, we all need to do our part to keep terrorists...
  • Beck admits 'mistakes' over meeting that had ex-Mexican Mafia member

    Beck admits 'mistakes' over meeting that had ex-Mexican Mafia member
    Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck admitted late Thursday that "mistakes were made in holding" a meeting this week in downtown L.A. between a convicted ex-member of the Mexican Mafia, a group of business leaders and local law enforcement officials....
  • Motorists shouldn't need Waze to drive safely

    Motorists shouldn't need Waze to drive safely
    To the editor: I find it very unsettling to read that the Waze traffic app is beloved by so many because "people may drive better if they know a police officer is around"; "most users drive more carefully when they believe law enforcement is nearby"; "it'...
  • Two killed, three injured in street race in Wilmington

    Two killed, three injured in street race in Wilmington
    Two people were killed Thursday and two others were seriously injured when their car spun out of control during a street race in Wilmington and crashed into a passenger van, according to Los Angeles police. A third person, the woman driving the van,...
  • 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...
  • Twin brothers charged in robbery, slaying of woman in South L.A.

    Twin brothers charged in robbery, slaying of woman in South L.A.
    Eighteen-year-old twin brothers have been charged with capital murder in connection with a South Los Angeles robbery and fatal stabbing of a 62-year-old seamstress in December, authorities said. Kenyata Blake and Keishon Blake were each charged with one...
  • Driver turns himself in after girl dies in hit-and-run

    Driver turns himself in after girl dies in hit-and-run
    A 30-year-old man turned himself in to police Wednesday in connection with the hit-and-run death of a Los Angeles teenager, police said. Jesus Palomares Jaime Jr. was arrested about 9 a.m. at a South Los Angeles police station on suspicion of striking ...