Los Angeles police Chief Michel Moore has moved to fire an officer who allegedly falsified information collected during traffic stops, and the department is referring the case to prosecutors to consider possible criminal charges, the agency announced Friday.
The Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved a $5.75 million settlement with the parents of a Marine veteran who died after a police officer stunned him multiple times with a Taser in 2014.
Hate crimes have increased more than 40% in Los Angeles since 2016, Los Angeles Police Department officials said.
Highly disturbing video appears to show a homeless man raping a passed out homeless woman on a sidewalk in front of a Venice building on Friday evening.
The Los Angeles Police Department recently posted several tweets warning residents the number of cellphone thefts downtown have spiked.
The Los Angeles Police Department supervisor who fatally shot an unarmed man near the border between Los Angeles and Culver Citymistook a bicycle part in his hand for a gun, police reported.
Los Angeles officials say although the city's various crime rates were lower in 2019 compared to 2018, with the chief of police calling this one of "the safest times in Los Angeles,'' there is still room for improvement.
As Los Angeles Police Department Chief Michel Moore announced an expansion of an internal probe into allegations of officers falsifying data collected during traffic stops, the city Police Commission Tuesday called on the agency's inspector general to conduct his own investigation.
41-year-old off-duty Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Amber Leist was struck and killed by a vehicle in Valley Village on Sunday morning while trying to help an older woman across the street, Sheriff Alex Villanueva said.
Authorities have released body camera video of police fatally shooting a machete-wielding robbery and carjacking suspect inHollywood three days before Thanksgiving.
It's one of the most significant days in LAPD history. A violent shootout on live TV that left a radical underground group dead after they opened fire on police. It was back in 1974, but it lives on at the LAPD museum in Highland Park as an important history lesson and of course in the memories of the people that were there.
The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed Monday that it's investigating several LAPD officers accused of falsifying traffic-stop data leading to people being falsely identified or labeled as gang members.
A judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a veteran Los Angeles police captain who claimed she suffered a backlash for alleging that the department doctored violent crime statistics.
A Los Angeles Police Department officer was free on bond Tuesday after being arrested for allegedly brandishing a replica firearm during a possible road rage incident in Saugus.
The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed Monday the passing of former First Assistant Chief Earl Paysinger, a longtime pillar of the LAPD.
A Los Amgeles Police Department officer has been arrested and charged with one felony count of having sexual contact with human remains without authority.
The LAPD has a new gadget in its effort to reduce the number of officer-involved shootings and save lives. It looks a lot like a lasso and is reportedly less lethal, but critics of the police aren't sold just yet.
After 26 officer involved shootings so far this year. The LAPD unveils a new device they hope will lower that number. But critics aren't sold just yet.
A Los Angeles police officer is under investigation after a random review of body camera footage showed him fondling a dead woman’s breasts, according to a person briefed on the incident.
New details about an LAPD officer who is accused of fondling a dead woman. And it all came out because of the officer's body cam.