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Massive Manhunt Under Way For Former L.A. Officer Accused Of Killing Spree

Thousands of police officers throughout Southern California and Nevada hunted Thursday for a disgruntled former Los Angeles officer wanted for going on a deadly shooting rampage that he warned in an online posting would target those on the force who wronged him, authorities said


A man displays a T-shirt tribute to rapper Biggie Smalls aka The Notorious B.I.G as friends and fans lined the funeral procession route through his old neighborhood in Brooklyn. "Biggie" 24, who's real name was Christopher Wallace, died  in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles.  (Credit: Jon Levy/AFP/Getty Images)

Long-Sealed Notorious B.I.G. Autopsy Report Released

Notorious B.I.G. was killed by a single bullet that pierced several vital organs in a 1997 drive-by shooting, a long-sealed autopsy report released Friday shows.


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Man Critically Hurt In Crash Of Stolen LAPD Car

Los Angeles police say a man who stole a police car lost a leg after smashing it into a light pole and a Starbucks cafe.



Rodney King’s Drowning Death Ruled Accidental

Rodney King had been drinking and was on drugs when he plunged into a swimming pool and accidentally drowned in June, a coroner’s report released Thursday concluded.


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911 Call Released In Rodney King’s Death

We knew Rodney King’s fiancée was there when rescuers pulled him from the pool early Sunday morning, but on Tuesday police released Cynthia Kelley’s panicked 911 call where she frantically begged for rescue workers to rush to King’s Southern California home.


Former LAPD detective Stephanie Lazarus (Credit: CBS Los Angles/Getty Images)

Former L.A. Detective Sentenced 27 Years To Life In Cold-Case Murder

A former Los Angeles police detective was sentenced Friday to 27 years to life in prison for murdering the wife of her former lover 26 years ago.


L.A. Police Offer Reward For Information On Severed Dog Heads

Los Angeles police are looking for someone who left two severed dogs’ heads in a trash bin.


Hundreds of photos of women were found in the home of the suspected Grim Sleeper. (credit: CBS)

LA Police Deluged With Calls Over ‘Grim Sleeper’ Photos

Investigators received hundreds of calls after releasing photographs of women seized at the home of a mechanic accused of the “Grim Sleeper” serial killings, authorities said Friday.