The Los Angeles Police Department was on a citywide tactical alert late Monday evening as celebrating Mexican World Cup fans forced ramp closures on the 5 Freeway in Pacoima, Calif. Update: Police declare “a peaceful end to the unlawful assembly.”
Los Angeles police said a 20-year-old accused of tweeting photos of a firearm pointed at streets has been arrested.
Mayor Eric Garcetti was a passenger in an LAPD vehicle that struck a woman Tuesday afternoon.
23-year-old Paul Ciancia allegedly opened fire in an LAX terminal Friday morning, killing one person and injuring several others.
Which costs more: running an American city, or building the most expensive virtual city in video game history?
In 1960, police officers dressed in drag in an effort to apprehend a dangerous purse snatcher.
The bomb squad was dispatched to investigate, just in case.
There have been six celebrity swatting attacks in the last week, and zero arrests. The LAPD and FBI don’t want to talk about it.
“We heard a distinct single gunshot from the house,” law enforcement said during a news conference held Friday evening.
Nancy Dorner, the mother of fired LAPD police officer Chris Dorner, released the following statement Wednesday evening.
Online support for the killer has crept into political subcultures on the right and left — and even on to cable news. “It’s almost like watching Django Unchained in real life, it’s kind of exciting,” says Hill.
After the LAPD reported Dorner’s death, the internet did what it’s best at: Immediately think it was a giant conspiracy.
What was it about the Chris Dorner manhunt that set off a massive online competition to tell the darkest joke?
After a violent shoot-out that left an officer dead, Chris Dorner’s rampage has likely come to an end in a burning cabin.
Blurry, frightening, and bizarre photos are coming in from LA residents in and around the Big Bear resort area as police go after wanted alleged murderer Chris Dorner.
On April 29, 1992, a jury acquitted four Los Angeles police officers accused in the beating of black motorist Rodney King. Thousands of people in the Los Angeles area rioted over the six days following the verdict. Property damages topped roughly $1 billion, 54 people died during the riots, and thousands more were injured.