After nearly two years of fundraising, testing and crafting policy, the first Los Angeles police officers hit city streets Monday morning wearing chest-mounted body cameras.
On Monday, August 31, the Los Angeles Police Department assigned body cameras to its first patrol division. As the second largest city in the United States, this new policy is a significant, if insufficient, move towards the prevention of excessive police force and racial profiling. Read more...
The case of Daniele Watts, the "Django Unchained" actress who claimed she was a victim of racism last summer after an encounter with the Los Angeles Police Department, has ended as ridiculously as it began.
The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) handed out body cameras to its first patrol division on Monday, putting hundreds of the devices on the streets of the nation’s second-largest city in a roll-out of technology seen by proponents as key to building public trust in law enforcement. The...
After nearly two years of fundraising, testing and negotiating policy, body cameras will be outfitted on Los Angeles police officers starting Monday morning.
Justin Bieber asks "What Do You Mean?" of the opposite sex in his new single. But Los Angeles police officers had a very different question for the singer just a day before he played his latest song live for the first time at the 2015...Show More Summary
A gunman shot and killed one man and wounded another during a dispute that took place at the Venice Beach boardwalk early Sunday, according to Los Angeles police.
Nobody puts Wiz Khalifa in a corner! Last week, the rapper was stopped by the Los Angeles Police Department before he could board a flight at LAX because he was on a hoverboard! [ Related: Wiz & Keke Palmer Show Off Lots Of Skin At The TCAs! ] One week later, though, and apparently it's all good! Wiz rode [...]
When an actress and her boyfriend pleaded no contest to charges stemming from an arrest last fall, there was a catch: They had to apologize to the Los Angeles police officers they accused of mistreating the actress because of her ra...
Los Angeles police are looking for a man who cracked another man's skull during a road-rage fight in Koreatown that was captured on video.
Los Angeles police officers briefly detained a man in East Hollywood on Thursday night who they say flew a drone too close to a police helicopter.
This really left us scratching our heads! Late Wednesday night, the Los Angeles Police Department took a female driver into custody after a pursuit that ended in the strangest arrest ever. After a dangerous chase, the LAPD cornered the motorist in a parking lot. But once she got out of the car, surrounded by officers, she… started [...]
A kind group of police officers made a family’s special wish come true over the weekend. Officers from the Los Angeles Police Department Central Area gave 14-year-old Jazmine Delgado a quinceañera on Saturday, after learning her mother had terminal brain cancer, NBC Los Angeles reported. Show More Summary
A terminally ill mom’s dream of giving her 15-year-old daughter a proper Quinceañera came true, thanks to an unlikely group of Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) officers. Jazmine Delgado is like any other Hispanic teenager and had a dream of celebrating her 15th birthday by holding a Quinceañera. Show More Summary
Starting Monday, many Los Angeles police officers will hit the streets with new equipment: body cameras.
Los Angeles police officers shot and wounded two men -- one in South L.A., the other in Boyle Heights -- in a roughly 24-hour span this weekend.
No response from the Los Angeles Police Department yet, surprise, surprise: Rapper Wiz Khalifa Violently Arrested By Cops at LAX For Using a Hoverboard: On Saturday night, the chart-topping 27-year-old rapper posted a video taken byShow More Summary
A man wielding a knife in South L.A. was shot and wounded by a Los Angeles police officer early Saturday morning.
Ken Gabel said Los Angeles police threatened to arrest him last month if he didn't clear out his skid row camp. So he agreed to walk with an officer to a nearby warehouse where homeless people can store their belongings to sign up for a storage bin.
His home searched by Los Angeles police Thursday, Kiss rock star Gene Simmons is withholding comment until the investigation runs its course. Police officers armed with a warrant entered Simmons’ Benedict Canyon home near Beverly Hills, showcased in the “Gene Simmons: Family Jewels” reality series. Show More Summary