Crime & Justice
A group that raises money for police officers subjected to investigation or lawsuits is using a simulator program to help outsiders understand the challenges of the job.
Documents prepared by the LAPD and the Inspector General detail the events that led to the LAPD shooting of Ezell Ford. We reconstruct them step by step.
An LA police commission ruling in the shooting of an unarmed mentally ill black man was a mixed finding, and the muted reaction to it underscores how LA differs from other cities.
Attorney Jane Bishkin said David Eric Casebolt, known to friends and family as Eric, apologizes for his treatment of the girl and to others offended by his actions.
The mother of an unarmed man shot and killed by LAPD officers is relieved one of the officers' actions were found to be improper and now calls on the District Attorney to file charges.
The Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners ruled Tuesday the shooting death of Ezell Ford, an unarmed mentally ill black man, was outside departmental policy.
The police officer whose video-recorded actions at a North Texas pool party have drawn national attention and comment has resigned from the police force.
Bugliosi prosecuted Charles Manson and his female followers, winning convictions in one of America's most sensational trials. He also wrote "Helter Skelter," a book about the Manson Family.
L.A. County's Probation Department will start paying the rent for hundreds of homeless probationers. The program's designed to eventually find ex-felons jobs.
Police in Anaheim shot and killed a man who approached them during a traffic stop with a knife. Two officers shot the man; neither officer was injured.
According to NBC 4 Morad was not armed when Officer Mathew Hernandez came into contact with him. Morad was allegedly seen jumping off a building.
The case centered on a law requiring residents to keep handguns under lock and key or to use trigger locks when not carrying their weapons. Another measure bans the sale of hollow-point bullets.
Browder was arrested for allegedly stealing a backpack. His family couldn't pay bail so he stayed in jail, reportedly enduring beatings and solitary confinement before his case was dismissed in 2013.
The shooting April 4 was captured on video by a bystander and showed officer Michael Slager firing eight times as 50-year-oldWalter Scott ran away.
The ruling upholds a policy that is part of the government's refusal to recognize any nation's sovereignty over Jerusalem until Israelis and Palestinians resolve its status through negotiations.
The protesters arrived outside Eric Garcetti's home on Sunday and plan to stay through Tuesday, when the Police Commission will receive findings on the shooting of Ezell Ford.