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Apr 8, 2011

After Dodger Stadium attack, Los Angeles police to increase presence at games

LA Times

The number of officers will at least double in the wake of an attack that left a Giants fan with brain damage, Chief Charlie Beck says.

Apr 7, 2011

Local police pressured to adopt body armor policies

USA Today

The Justice Department is threatening to withhold millions of dollars in federal aid to local police departments unless they adopt policies that require uniformed officers to wear body armor.

Apr 6, 2011

Dodgers hire former LAPD chief to assess security

USA Today

The Los Angeles Dodgers, who came under fire for their terse reaction to the near-fatal beating of a fan in the Dodger Stadium parking lot after their season opener, announced Wednesday they have hired a former chief of the Los Angeles Police Department to assess security policies and procedures.

Apr 5, 2011

Fan beaten at Dodger game may have brain damage

Associated Press

A San Francisco Giants fan who was beaten at Dodger Stadium after last week's opening game shows signs of brain damage and remains in critical condition, a doctor said Tuesday.

Apr 5, 2011

Red-light traffic camera program extension approved

LA Daily News

An extension of up to three months for an expiring contract for the city's controversial red-light camera program was approved Tuesday by the Los Angeles Police Commission as it continues to sift through conflicting reports on the system's impact on public safety.

Apr 5, 2011

LAPD's massive 'BatCat' used to protect officers in Sylmar standoff

LA Times blog

Investigators on Tuesday were sifting through the scene of a nearly 24-hour standoff in Sylmar between police and a gunman who shot an officer in the face.

Apr 5, 2011

Wounded LAPD officer's condition upgraded

LA Daily News

A Los Angeles police officer who was shot in the face during a standoff in Sylmar was upgraded to serious condition today, while donors lined up to give blood at a collection drive in the officer's name.

Apr 5, 2011

Grim Sleeper case: Eight more women could be victims of serial killer, LAPD says

LA Times

Los Angeles police detectives are investigating the possibility that eight additional women were victims of the man accused of being the Grim Sleeper serial killer.

Apr 5, 2011

Gunman suspected of wounding LAPD officer found dead inside Sylmar home

LA Times

The tense standoff, which began early Monday after officers responded to a domestic violence call, ended when Sergio O. Salazar's body was found on the second floor with a rifle at his side, police said.

Apr 4, 2011

Numbers do lie when they're used by pension opponents

LA Daily News Op-Ed

IN a courtroom, you have to swear to "tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth." But public pension opponents, perhaps because they aren't under oath, have no trouble distorting and making up statistics to bolster their arguments.

Apr 4, 2011

Supreme Court reinstates death penalty for California killer

McClatchy Newspapers

The Supreme Court on Monday reinstated the death penalty for convicted California murderer Scott Pinholster, in a fractured ruling that will make it difficult for other prisoners to win appeals in federal court.

Apr 4, 2011

LAPD prepared to wait out shooting suspect barricaded in Sylmar home [Updated]

LA Times blog

SWAT teams were waiting Monday for the surrender of a man who had barricaded himself in a Sylmar home after a Los Angeles police officer was shot in the face.

Apr 4, 2011

Standoff continues in Sylmar after officer shot in jaw [Updated]

LA Times blog

A standoff was underway Monday morning in Sylmar between police and a shooting suspect after a Los Angeles police officer was shot when responding to a domestic-violence call.

Apr 4, 2011

LAPD officer shot, critically wounded; dragnet launched for gunman

LA Times

A Los Angeles police officer was shot and critically wounded early Monday responding to a domestic-violence call in the San Fernando Valley, according to multiple law-enforcement sources familiar with the incident.

Apr 3, 2011

Half Moon Bay votes to outsource police services

San Francisco Chronicle

At a painful meeting that had the mayor and head of the police officers union choking back their emotions, the Half Moon Bay City Council voted Saturday to shut down its Police Department and turn over its duties to the San Mateo County Sheriff.

Apr 2, 2011

Giants fan beaten at Dodger Stadium in coma, identified as paramedic

LA Times blog

The Giants fan who was severely beaten at the end of the Dodgers home opener Thursday is a Santa Cruz paramedic and the father of two children.

Mar 30, 2011

Insurance man Jacob Castroll rides to remember Capt. Eaton

North Hollywood Patch

The 61-year-old police reservist prepares to participate in a bike event in May to remember Capt. William Eaton, the Van Nuys LAPD commander.

Mar 26, 2011

Suspect in police killing turns himself in after hostage standoff


A suspect accused of killing a Georgia police officer and wounding another one surrendered to authorities after a hostage standoff Friday night.

Mar 25, 2011

Cities could be swamped by more than 9,000 parolees

Glendale News-Press

Proposed state budget would transfer more than 9,000 from state to local supervision.

Mar 17, 2011

Police historical society opens permanent SLA exhibit

Torrance Daily Breeze

Their violent acts riveted the world in the 1970s as they robbed, murdered and kidnapped from the San Francisco Bay Area to Los Angeles.

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