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Police union's take on what we've learned from the riots

In its communication this week on the riots, the Police Protective League downplays the role of the riots in changing the department. It includes an interesting stat: about 7 in 9 of today's officers were not in the LAPD at the time of the riots, or by extension at the time that Rodney King was beaten in the dark on Foothill Boulevard.
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LAPD probing allegations commanders falsified police patrol levels

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now (4 days ago)

The Los Angeles Police Department has opened an investigation into allegations that command staff in some of the city’s police stations have falsified records to artificially inflate the number of officers listed as being on patrol ... Read Post

Officer dies after being involved in off-duty traffic crash, LAPD says

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now (2 days ago)

A Los Angeles police officer who was injured in an off-duty traffic accident earlier this week died Saturday, the Los Angeles Police Department said. Read Post

Police union vs. Bratton over Special Order 40

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now (6 years ago)

A proposal to change the LAPD's controversial policy dealing with undocumented immigrants picked up a powerful ally today, the Los Angeles Police Protective League. The union, which represents more than 9,000 LAPD officers, said it... Read Post

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