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Dorner possibly sighted in LA

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Police converged on a Los Angeles home improvement store Sunday night looking for a rogue ex-cop wanted for three killings.

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Search resumes for fugitive ex-cop

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- A ground search resumed Saturday in the Big Bear mountains near Los Angeles for a former police officer wanted in the deaths of three people, police said.

Women shot in 'case of mistaken identity'

TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Two women shot and wounded in a case of mistaken identity during a Los Angeles manhunt were victims of what looked like "street justice," their lawyer said.

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Storm may slow manhunt for ex-LA cop

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif., Feb. 8 (UPI) -- California authorities faced an approaching snowstorm Friday in their search for an ex-Los Angeles police officer wanted in the deaths of three people.

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Fugitive Dorner may be in Big Bear, Calif.

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Police said Thursday a fugitive former Los Angeles police officer suspected of killing three people may be in Big Bear, a mountain resort east of Los Angeles.

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LAPD to step up school patrols

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Police say pupils back from winter break in Los Angeles will see a greater police presence in their schools following the Newtown, Conn., massacre.

2 LA cops allegedly forced sex on women

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- Two Los Angeles police officers are being investigated for allegedly coercing sex from women under threat of being jailed, court records show.

Officials warn against firing guns in air

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Los Angeles officials have warned people against firing guns into the air when celebrating the New Year -- anyone caught doing so could face a $10,000 fine.

LAPD holds post-Sandy Hook gun buyback

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Los Angeles Police said they collected 1,500 guns in a no-questions-asked buyback program held in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., school shooting.

Occupy LA sues over eviction

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- Occupy Los Angeles protesters filed a class-action lawsuit alleging the group's rights were violated in its November 2011 eviction.

4 arrests made in quadruple LA killings

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Four suspects in the shooting deaths of four people at a Los Angeles boarding house were in custody Tuesday in Las Vegas, police said.

4 cops could be fired for Taser incident

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck is seeking the dismissal of four officers seen laughing on video after one of them used a Taser on a handcuffed woman.

Search for abducted girl turns up clothing

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Los Angeles police said a 455-acre search near the El Sereno Recreation Center turned up no sign of a teenage girl whom witnesses said was abducted.
LAPD: Shuttle trek may have cut crime

LAPD: Shuttle trek may have cut crime

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday the space shuttle Endeavour's high-profile trip through downtown may have helped reduce crime in the city.

LAPD changes illegal immigration protocol

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles Police Department will no longer hold illegal immigrants who are arrested for non-violent crimes and wanted for deportation, officials said.

LA officials call for more police in park

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- The fatal shooting of a teenager in a Los Angeles park has prompted city officials to demand increased police presence in the park.

5 LAPD officers investigated for death

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed it is investigating at least five officers in the arrest of a woman who died after a struggle with them.

LAPD statistics doubted by inspector

LOS ANGELES, July 2 (UPI) -- An inspector reviewing Los Angeles Police Department statistics contends there is no link between police shootings and assaults on officers.

Baby killed in apparent gang shooting

LOS ANGELES, June 6 (UPI) -- A shooting that killed a 1-year-old boy as his father held him on a Los Angeles street appeared to be gang-related, police said Tuesday.
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