Authorities say the driver began to speed away as two officers on foot patrol approached the car in Garden Grove. The driver was shot several times and was hospitalized.
Albert Wong received treatment at the Veterans Home of California but was recently expelled. Officials have declined to provide further details.
Isaias De Jesus Valencia, 39, was taken into custody after an hours-long standoff with Pomona police and a SWAT team. Officer Gregory Casillas, of Upland, was killed.
The Justice Department took a first step in banning the sale, manufacture or possession of devices used to make a gun fire like an automatic weapon.
Sister Catherine Rose Holzman, 89, collapsed during a court appearance. Hours before, she had decried a ruling that would let the church to sell the Los Feliz property to Perry.
Encampments are a safety hazard, Sgt. Anthony Catanese said. "Homelessness is not a crime — It shouldn't be criminalized, but you can't be lighting a fire in a fire zone. It's just unacceptable."
The former "Pharma Bro," who has often appeared defiant in court, wept and pleaded for a light sentence. But the judge split the difference between recommendations by the prosecution and defense.
L.A. police say a retired officer has been arrested on suspicion of defrauding the city out of more than $200,000 in a phony workers' compensation scheme.