| Jun 25, 2009
| 9:13 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Family members of victims of the "Grim Sleeper," believed to be responsible for murdering 11 people over a 22-year span will hold a press conference Thursday to address a lack of information and progress in resolving the cases.
| Feb 20, 2009
| 1:14 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — In her first statement since she was allegedly attacked by Chris Brown, Rihanna thanked fans for their support but declined to address the accusations against her boyfriend, citing an ongoing police investigation.
"At the request of...
| Apr 29, 2008
"Preocupante". Organizadores de las marchas que se realizarán este 1 de mayo describieron con esa palabra el hecho de que algunos policías que están siendo investigados por los disturbios ocurridos el año pasado en el Parque MacArthur trabajen en la...
| 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...
| Sep 11, 2009
| 10:34 AM
LOS ANGELES - LAPD Chief Bill Bratton has a new title: "Honorary Commander of the British Empire."
UK Ambassador to the United States Sir Nigel Sheinwald bestowed upon Los Angeles Police Chief William Bratton Her Majesty The Queen's honorary title of...
| Oct 12, 2009
| 8:00 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Monday announced a plan to freeze hiring at the Police Academy through at least the rest of the year in the face of a $405 million budget gap.
At a press conference, the mayor endorsed the Los Angeles City...
| Oct 22, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- A group of pricey sculptures outside the Los Angeles Police Department's new headquarters downtown are turning heads, and not necessarily in a good way.
The cast-bronze sculptures consist of six large black blobs, with two tall, skinny...
| Nov 17, 2009
| 12:56 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Deputy Chief Charlie Beck was confirmed Tuesday as the next chief of the Los Angeles Police Department in a unanimous vote by the City Council.
Immediately after the council's vote, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa administered Beck's oath of...
| 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...
| Jun 18, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Downtown Los Angeles was transformed into a sea of purple and gold Wednesday as an estimated 500,000 Laker fans gathered to celebrate the team's 15th NBA championships with a parade and victory rally at the Coliseum.
Fans lined both...
| Jun 15, 2009
| 11:53 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Celebration turned to near riots in Los Angeles after the Lakers defeated the Orlando Magic to win the NBA finals Sunday.
The Los Angeles Police Department says about 25 people were arrested and eight officers were injured after some threw...