As a part of ongoing coverage of the 20th anniversary of the Los Angeles riots, The Times has been collecting reader memories of the days surrounding April 29, 1992. Residents across Los Angeles watched their city burn in the chaos,...
Los Angeles riots: More than 60 people lost their lives amid the looting and fires that ravaged the city over five days starting April 29, 1992. Ten were shot to death by law enforcement officials.
From an apartment in Biloxi, Miss., I watched on TV as Los Angeles burned, rioted and turned itself inside out on April 29, 1992.
A day after news broke that Rodney King, the man whose beating by police helped spark the 1992 Los Angeles riots, died in his Rialto swimming pool at age 47, The Times' coverage of King continues to draw high readership online.
The 20th anniversary of the 1992 Los Angeles riots will be the media topic of the month for April. Check out the three different covers chosen by the editors.