The 'police reform' proposal has been criticized by local activists, who see it as another money grab after last summer's uprisings.
"We believe a human error went to the miscalculation of the amount of material going into that vessel," the chief said.
The LAPD seized 5,000 pounds of illegal fireworks for routine disposal. The subsequent explosion destroyed homes and sent residents to the hospital.
A wildfire in a Los Angeles neighborhood led to a troubling manhunt.
Internal documents, messages, and roadmaps show how crime app Citizen is pushing the boundary of what a private, app-enabled vigilante force may be capable of.
The object, eventually identified as a cloth that had accidentally made its way into his drink, sparked paranoia in an LA cop and a criminal investigation, according to newly released documents.
“Yo, you’re looking for the people upstairs, bro,” the man, a music producer known as Tone Stackz, told the officers.
Groups like the ACLU are pushing a program to rein in surveillance tech. But all it does is expand and strengthen the police's surveillance powers.
An American Airlines pilot approaching LAX reported seeing the odd sight on Sunday evening, and it's not clear who is behind the stunt or why.
Police are still looking for a third suspect in the vicious attack that went viral after one of the victims posted video footage.
Tense moments between the LAPD and the founder of BLM Los Angeles were caught on video after an apparent “swatting” incident.
She’s representing the family, who is suing the officers and the city of LA.