| Aug 12, 2008
Today's question: Have relations between the LAPD and South L.A. residents improved? What about other cities and their police departments? Previously, Hutchinson and Hicks debated the quality of South L.A.'s political leadership.
| May 28, 2008
Today's question: Two Democrats with key differences -- Bernard C. Parks and Mark Ridley-Thomas -- are vying to succeed Yvonne B. Burke on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. Who's the better choice for L.A.? Click here to read Monday's...
| Dec 3, 2009
| 7:47 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Charlie Beck has been sworn in as the new chief of the Los Angeles Police Department for the second time.
Beck was sworn in by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa at the new LAPD headquarters in downtown Los Angeles Thursday morning. This was the...
| May 1, 2008
Rutilio Herrera y Benigno Navarro, empleados de una fábrica de costura del centro de Los Ángeles, están listos para responder al llamado de activistas comunitarios para salir a marchar hoy en favor de una reforma migratoria que legalice a millones de...
| Jul 7, 2009
| 7:46 AM
LOS ANGELES -- A motorcade has taken the Jackson family to Forest Lawn Memorial Park in the Hollywood Hills for a private service honoring Michael Jackson.
Numerous vehicles under California Highway Patrol escort headed out from the parents' home in...
| Jul 10, 2009
LOS ANGELES — Detectives investigating the death of Michael Jackson are looking at his prescription drug history and trying to talk with his numerous former doctors, the Los Angeles police chief said Thursday.
Chief William Bratton told CNN that...
| Jul 11, 2009
The Los Feliz home of L.A. Police Chief William J. Bratton and his wife, Rikki Klieman, has come on the market at $1,875,000.
The one-story house, built in 1964, has four bedrooms and three bathrooms in 2,716 square feet. Described in the Multiple...
| Aug 4, 2009
Chief William Bratton has agreed to postpone banning retired and off-duty officers from wearing Los Angeles Police Department badges and uniforms while working crowd and traffic control jobs at film locations.
Bratton had said he would implement the...
| Aug 6, 2009
| 5:28 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Police Chief William Bratton has announced his resignation, ending his seven year tenure as L.A.'s top cop.
Bratton, 61, announced Wednesday that he will be leaving the department on October 31, with three years left in his...
| Aug 2, 2008
Lindsay Lohan said Friday that police have no business getting involved in her personal life, a day after the police chief explained that the paparazzi were no longer an issue -- in part because the 22-year-old actress had evidently "gone gay."
| Dec 14, 2007
Jim Brown, NFL Hall of Fame running back and longtime gang counselor and advocate, met with The Times editorial board this week to talk about ways of easing gang problems in Los Angeles and elsewhere. Despite a nagging cold and cough, Brown discussed...