Police closed down the intersection of South Spring and 6th streets in downtown Los Angeles Friday during a shooting investigation and possible barricade situation.Police said an assault with a deadly weapon was reported at a hotel located at 6th and Spring at about 9:40 a.m. Friday.A man in his 30s was hospitalized; he was conscious and breathing, according to the Los Angeles Police Dept.A male suspect was believed to be barricaded inside the hotel, according to police. LAPD officers set up a perimeter around the building. Police said a handgun was involved.At 11:30 a.m., LAPD said a person of interest was detained. Traffic delays were expected to continue.
A man is being sought for allegedly shooting two British tourists in Los Angeles over the summer, after an argument escalated into depravity.
The Los Angeles police inspector general's office says the disciplinary process continues to undercut efforts to hold officers accountable for serious misconduct.
LOS ANGELES – A group of civil rights advocates will gather downtown Friday to call on District Attorney George Gascón to file criminal charges against a Los Angeles police officer for the fatal shooting of a 14- year-old girl who was hit by a stray police bullet inside a North Hollywood clothing store.
A veteran detective with the Los Angeles Police Department faces a felony charge for attempting to possess a gun silencer from China, the L.A. County District Attorney’s Office said Wednesday. Investigators began looking at 48-year-old Luke Walden, a detective with LAPD’s Gang and Narcotics Division, after U.S. Customs and...
LOS ANGELES — A group of civil rights advocates will gather downtown Friday to call on District Attorney George Gascón to file criminal charges against a Los Angeles police officer for the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old girl who was hit by a stray police bullet inside a North Hollywood clothing store.
A 20-year-old man was murdered on a bus bench in downtown Los Angeles last month, authorities announced Wednesday. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, patrol officers responded to a radio call of an assault with a deadly weapon at around 11:25 p.m. on Oct. 28, and found the victim — identified as Pablo Aaron Garcia — on a sidewalk at Eighth and Union avenues suffering from a gunshot wound.
*A coalition of Los Angeles civil rights leaders are calling for Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascon to file criminal charges and prosecute LAPD Officer for the December 23rd, 2021 killing of Valentina Orellana-Peralta. Orellana-Peralta, who was 14 at the time of her death, was hiding in a dressing...
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles police officer who inadvertently killed a teenage girl when he shot at an assailant in a North Hollywood department story late last year was justified in firing his weapon once, but was wrong to keep shooting, the city's Police Commission ruled on Tuesday.