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Unconscious Man Pulled From Burning Car In L.A.

Los Angeles Police Department officers pulled an unconscious man from a car that went up in flames after a collision.


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LAPD Criticized For Event Featuring Ex-Mexican Mafia Leader

An ex-Mexican Mafia leader serving life in prison for murder was escorted by police to speak at a gathering of police chiefs and business leaders in Los Angeles.



Shots Fired At Los Angeles Police Car; No One Hurt

A man fired a rifle at two Los Angeles officers in a patrol car, but no one was injured in the attack that comes amid tension nationwide between police and protesters rallying against their tactics.



Firefighter Handcuffed By CHP Officer Files Claim

A firefighter who was handcuffed by a California Highway Patrol officer during a dispute at a crash scene has filed a claim against the CHP.


An FBI agent and other law enforcement officials are seen at a police commander center in Big Bear, California during the manhunt for alleged triple murder Dorner, February 7, 2013. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Dorner Transcripts Show Deputies Held Fire At End Of February Standoff

Sheriff’s transcripts released Friday indicate deputies didn’t fire a single shot during the final two hours of a standoff with Christopher Dorner, a former Los Angeles police officer who authorities said killed four people in a nearly weeklong rampage.

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AP Source: Dorner’s Driver’s License Found In Burned Cabin

As police scoured mountain peaks for days, using everything from bloodhounds to high-tech helicopters, the revenge-seeking ex-cop they wanted was hiding among them, holed up in a vacation cabin across the street from their command post.


Fired Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) officer Christopher Dorner seen in an undated photo wearing a military uniform on display at a press conference regarding the manhunt for Dorner, at LADP headquarters in Los Angeles on Feb. 7, 2013. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: Dorner Hasn’t Finished Carrying Out His Vendetta

The prosecutor who filed murder charges against a fugitive former Los Angeles police officer that could result in the death penalty said he believes the man hasn’t finished carrying out his vendetta.


Video posted on YouTube shows LAPD and security officers struggling to hold onto a man who attempted to jump off a ledge. (YouTube/Chia Photography)

Video Shows LAPD Preventing Attempted Suicide

The Los Angeles Police Department is circulating a link to dramatic video footage it says shows officers hoisting a suicidal man back from the edge of the 13th floor of a downtown apartment building.


Christina Aguilera sings the national anthem before the NFL football Super Bowl XLV game between the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, in Arlington, Texas.

Christina Aguilera Arrested For Drunkenness

Christina Aguilera and her boyfriend have been arrested on suspicion of being drunk in a car that was stopped on a West Hollywood street.


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Los Angeles Police Clear Historic Rape Kit Backlog

The Los Angeles Police Department has eliminated its historical backlog of untested evidence kits collected after sexual assaults.


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Criticism Mounts After LAPD Shoots Naked Man

The Los Angeles Police Department defended two officers who fatally shot a naked man they said tried to take their guns, while community activists questioned the use of deadly force.