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May 16, 2013

Federal oversight of LAPD officially ends

Associated Press

A judge has officially ended more than a decade of federal oversight of the Los Angeles Police Department that was triggered by a corruption scandal involving abusive officers.

May 13, 2013

Founding President of Latino Democrats Withdraws Garcetti Endorsement, Chooses Greuel


Today Robert Olivarez, the Founding Past President of The Latino Democrats of LA County, and current Chair of the Latino Democrats of SoCal*, announced that in light of Councilmember Garcetti’s failure to denounce hateful comments made by right-wing shock jock Kevin James targeting the Latino community he has withdrawn his endorsement of Garcetti and strongly endorsed Wendy Greuel for Mayor.

May 13, 2013

Police Week: Honoring the Fallen


Thousands of law enforcement officers from around the country gathered last night at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial for a candlelight vigil to honor fallen officers.

May 12, 2013

Recent corrections officer shooting brings officer safety to forefront

San Bernardino Sun

A team of law-enforcement agents armed and wearing tactical gear enter the home of a gang member.

May 11, 2013

LAPD Officers Honored by President Obama


President Barack Obama presented 12 members of the Los Angeles Police Department with the National Association of Police Organizations TOP COP award Saturday at the White House.

May 9, 2013

Help Keep A Murderous L.A. Arsonist Behind Bars

California Professional Firefighters

Nearly 32 years ago, Los Angeles firefighter Thomas Taylor grasped another firefighter's outstretched hand before plunging into a restaurant inferno.

May 9, 2013

LAX police officer dies after running in memorial 5K for former colleague

Torrance Daily Breeze

A Los Angeles International Airport police officer, who felt ill on Wednesday after running in a 5K race to honor an officer killed while on duty, died late Thursday afternoon, Chief Patrick Gannon said.

Apr 24, 2013

Kidnapping Suspect Returns to US After Mex. Arrest


A phone tip and a Superman tattoo led to the Mexico arrest and return to the U.S. of a fugitive charged with abducting and sexually assaulting a 10-year-old Los Angeles girl.

Apr 19, 2013

Current, former LAPD officers acquitted on perjury charges

LA Times

Phillip Walters and Craig Allen are found not guilty on charges that they lied about a drunk-driving arrest in September 2010. Allen is also cleared on an allegation of filing a false police report.

Apr 18, 2013

FBI releases video, photos of 2 men in Boston Marathon bombing investigation

LA Daily News

The FBI released photos and video Thursday of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing and asked for the public's help in identifying them, zeroing in on the two men on surveillance-camera footage less than three days after the deadly attack.

Apr 17, 2013

Security will be tightened at upcoming Los Angeles public events

LA Daily News

With thousands of people expected to fill the streets of Los Angeles for CicLAvia and other events this weekend, law enforcement officials say they are stepping up security because of the Boston bombings, even in the absence of a credible threat in Los Angeles.

Apr 16, 2013

L.A. Authorities Boost Security at Key Sites


Authorities in Southern California went on a heightened state of alert after Monday’s Boston Marathon bombing, beefing up security at LAX, Dodger Stadium and other venues where crowds congregate.

Apr 3, 2013

Police target texting drivers; tickets start at $160

LA Daily News

As part of distracted driving month, which started Monday, police across Southern California will be ticketing for texting drivers, those holding a cellphone to their head or drivers whose attention wanders for any reason.

Mar 26, 2013

L.A. County Explorer competition helps shape future law enforcement officers

LA Daily News

Their mission to protect and to serve began the moment they arrived within the verdant canyons of Castaic on Sunday.

Mar 13, 2013

District Attorney Jackie Lacey: Realignment, court closures threaten justice

LA Daily News

Los Angeles County's new chief prosecutor said Wednesday she believes courtroom closures will restrict access to justice and lead to shorter sentences for criminals.

Mar 9, 2013

Exhibition Sheds Light On Notorious 1963 ‘Onion Field’ Murder

CBS Los Angeles

An exhibition to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the kidnapping of two Los Angeles Police Department officers opened Saturday at the Los Angeles Police Museum.

Mar 6, 2013

L.A. mayor's race: Garcetti and Greuel top the field

LA Times blog

City Councilman Eric Garcetti and Controller Wendy Greuel remained ahead of the pack in the race for mayor of Los Angeles early Wednesday morning with all city precincts reporting.

Mar 4, 2013

CPK Raises $75K For Families Of 2 Officers Killed In Dorner Manhunt

CBS Los Angeles

A statewide fundraiser held by California Pizza Kitchen raised $75,000 for the families of two slain peace officers killed in the Christopher Dorner manhunt.

Feb 26, 2013

One of 2 slain Santa Cruz officers was from L.A. area, police say

LA Times blog

One of the two Santa Cruz police officers slain in a shootout was raised in the Los Angeles area, authorities said Tuesday night.

Feb 22, 2013

L.A. Votes: Fundraising figures reported, more barbs fly in mayoral race

LA Times

Thursday was the latest financial disclosure deadline, and reports show that the front-runners in Los Angeles' mayoral race, Eric Garcetti and Wendy Greuel, remain locked in a tight money battle with just days to go before election day on March 5.

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