Crime & Justice
This week on The Brood, Take Two's family and parenting segment, we explore how white parents teach their black and biracial kids about interacting with the police.
Authorities said Monday that police officers were clearly targeted and ambushed in this weekend's shooting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, which killed three officers and wounded three others. It's the latest such ambush in the United States, and happened just 10 days after five police officers in Dallas were gunned down.
A federal judge rejected a plea deal for former L.A. Sheriff Baca, saying the deal — with a maximum sentence of six months — would trivialize the seriousness of his offenses.
Three law enforcement officers were killed and three others wounded Sunday morning in a shooting at a gas station in Baton Rouge. Follow coverage from KPCC here.
Lt. Brian Rice was found not guilty of manslaughter. He is the highest-ranking of the six Baltimore police officers who were charged in the death of Freddie Gray last year.
Inside the homes, players try their hand at video poker or blackjack. But one of the biggest draws is a six-seater table featuring a video game that gamblers play for money.
The shooting — which happened just before 9 a.m., less than 1 mile from police headquarters — comes amid spiraling tensions across the city.
A memorial is planned for Nicolas Leslie, 20, on Monday afternoon on campus.
An overflow crowd has gathered in South L.A. for a town-hall style meeting about curbing violence. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck, performer will i.am, activists and gang members were there.
Protestors want LAPD chief Charlie Beck to resign. The sit-in began on Tuesday after the Police Commission ruled the shooting of a black woman was within LAPD policy.
Playboy model Dani Mathers incited a furor with a photo she took and now the Los Angeles Police Department is investigating her actions.
QTS Inc. will pay $5 million to settle allegations that it cheated hundreds of drivers by misclassifying them as independent contractors.
One of the two men accused of robbing a Northern California armored car is also suspected of fatally shooting a San Dimas deli owner during a robbery last year.
Authorities say attackers have shot and wounded 14 people, two critically, in an attack on a crowd outside a house party.
At least 84 people are dead in Nice, France, including two Americans, after a truck plowed through crowds at a Bastille Day celebration. French authorities are investigating the incident as a possible terrorist attack.
The barrels contain multiple chemicals, but the majority is an acidic product that could be used for anything from cleaning products to cosmetics manufacturing.