Crime & Justice

LA Police Commission worried about LAPD's traffic stops

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This story aired on Feb. 5, 2019.

The L.A. Police Commission today ordered the LAPD to develop a regular process for auditing car, bicycle and pedestrian stops throughout the city. KPCC's Frank Stoltze says the move follows an Inspector General's audit that found half of nearly 100 stops by gang officers may have had constitutional problems.