Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
The Office of the Inspector General Released a report calling the state of the cameras at stations inadequate; the chief said he will fix.
Lack of video footage has hampered investigations of deaths that occurred in Los Angeles police stations.
Emergency responders were sent out to the 6400 block of La Riba Way shortly after 4 p.m., officials said.
The affected officers joined the Los Angeles Police Department after the city reduced starting salaries by about 20 percent during a crunch.
Steve Ballmer now owns the Los Angeles Clippers.
The council voted 14-0 to approve the appointment of the 31-year LAFD veteran, who was nominated by Mayor Eric Garcetti last month.
The chase of a burglary apparently began in Pasadena but ended up in Highland Park, where Los Angeles police assisted Pasadena police.
Los Angeles police brass seemed a little sensitive Monday, Aug. 4 over an article in the Los Angeles Times that criticizes the chief.
Joe Bale, 52, suffered fatal injuries in the crash, reported at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 27 near Jackson Hole.
Mariah Salguero had been the object of a CARE Alert following her abduction Wednesday.
The lawsuit contends that officers are expected to work overtime to prepare for and wrap up their shifts, but they are not paid for the work.
Mariah Salguero's parents took her out of the courtroom following the hearing.
Attorneys for Marlene Pinnock say the assault was "tantamount to attempted murder."
Yvette Cisneros died at a hospital following her injuries.
Scott Alan Lyles was taken into custody about 9:20 a.m. near Avenue 52 and the Pasadena (110) Freeway
There were no reports of injuries and a cause of the fire at L.A. Nam Seoul Grace Church was under investigation