Home  » News » Headlines

All Headlines

Dec 20, 2011

Mayor Villaraigosa's policy to end seizure of vehicles of unlicensed drivers panned

LA Daily News

Last weekend, an unlicensed driver ran down a 60-year-old woman trying to cross the street in Panorama City, killing her.

Dec 17, 2011

LAPD officers who stopped Hollywood gunman's rampage honored

LA Times blog

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Police Chief Charlie Beck on Friday showered praise on the three officers who confronted a gunman firing on people in Hollywood last week.

Dec 16, 2011

Suspect from LAPD's 'most wanted' list arrested at LAX

Torrance Daily Breeze

One of the Los Angeles Police Department's "most wanted" suspects was arrested as he was getting off a flight from South Korea to Los Angeles International Airport, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said today.

Dec 14, 2011

With illegal immigrants in mind, LAPD to change impound rules

LA Times

The change would let unlicensed drivers summon someone with a license, who would then be allowed to drive the car away. Chief Charlie Beck calls it a fairness issue. The police union opposes the plan.

Dec 13, 2011

NTSB recommends ban on driver cell phone use

LA Times

States should ban all driver use of cell phones and other portable electronic devices, except in emergencies, the National Transportation Board said Tuesday.

Dec 13, 2011

California's DUI deaths reach all-time low

LA Times blog

The number of drunk driving-related deaths dropped to a record low in California in 2010, marking the largest single-year decline in DUI fatalities in the last 14 years, a new report says.

Dec 13, 2011

Hollywood gunman: Friends tell LAPD of drug use, depression

LA Times blog

Friends of the gunman who opened fire on a street in Hollywood last week said 26-year-old Tyler Brehm had been acting strangely in recent weeks and appeared to be taking heavy drugs.

Dec 13, 2011

Amnesty for Unlicensed, Uninsured Drivers with Unregistered Cars

ronkayela.com

So much for public safety.

Dec 13, 2011

Number of police officers killed in line of duty spikes in 2011

CNN

The number of police officers who have died in the line of duty in 2011 has increased 14 percent nationwide from last year, according to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.

Dec 12, 2011

Hollywood shootout: Music executive dies of injuries

LA Times blog

A music executive who was critically injured by a gunman who opened fire Friday on passing motorists in Hollywood has died of the gunshot wounds he sustained, Los Angeles police said.

Dec 11, 2011

Hollywood gunman wanted to 'change the world,' ex-girlfriend says

LA Times blog

The ex-girlfriend of the man who opened fire on a street in Hollywood on Friday said he wanted to "change the world for the better."

Dec 8, 2011

Feds: Phoning, texting killed 3,092 in car crashes last year

USA Today

The government says that 3,092 people died last year in "distraction-affected" crashes, a newly refined measurement meant to tally the effect of texting, phoning or simply answering a call while driving.

Dec 8, 2011

Traffic death rate falls to record low

LA Times blog

Traffic deaths in 2010 fell to their lowest levels in more than 60 years, according to new data from the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Dec 8, 2011

LAPD chief pays tribute to late 'Dragnet' star Harry Morgan

LA Times blog

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck had a word of tribute for Harry Morgan, the actor who played half of the classic "Dragnet" TV detective team.

Dec 8, 2011

LAPD: Don’t leave valuable property in vehicles

Eagle Rock Patch

Auto detectives warn that many car burglars are drug addicts who take undue risks to commit crimes.

Dec 8, 2011

To avoid more layoffs, San Jose cops tentatively agree to extend 10 percent pay cuts

San Jose Mercury News

Trying to head off more layoffs of cops, San Jose's police union Wednesday tentatively agreed to continue 10 percent pay cuts for at least another year and a half.

Dec 5, 2011

Police union seeks grass-roots support

LA Daily News

In this age of perpetual campaigns, the Los Angeles Police Protective League is beginning to develop a grass-roots level of support for 2013 with a pilot program in three council districts.

Dec 2, 2011

California homicide rate drops 7.8 percent in 2010

Reuters

A state government report said on Friday that California's homicide rate fell by 7.8 percent in 2010 to the lowest level since 1966, in-line with a U.S. drop in violent crimes that researchers have attributed in part to better police work.

Dec 1, 2011

California drivers now say cell phone use is worst road danger - topping drunk driving

Sacramento Bee

In what safety officials call a dramatic reversal, Californians now believe talking on a cell phone while driving is more dangerous than speeding, aggressive driving or drunk driving.

Nov 30, 2011

Occupy L.A.: Police Chief Charlie Beck is relieved, satisfied

LA Times blog

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck took in the scene of hundreds of his officers lining the City Hall lawn early Wednesday with a look of clear satisfaction and relief on his face.

Currently reading page 24 of 166.

Previous Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 Next Page