One man was killed, and another one was wounded late Thursday, June 18, 2020, in a shooting that occurred in the parking lot between Vons and CVS near the corner of Laurel Canyon and Ventura boulevards in Studio City. (Photo by Rick McClure/Special to the Los Angeles Daily News)
Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore said Tuesday that he is alarmed at a significant jump in homicides this year even as other crimes in the city have plummeted. With a recent spike in killings, the rate so far this year has eclipsed the...
The Los Angeles Police Department reported Tuesday an additional 16 employees have tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the department’s total to 386. Of the employees, 233 are at home recovering or self-isolating due to possible...
Erica McAdoo, a senior detention officer with the Los Angeles Police Department, died July 3, 2020, due to complications related to COVID-19. (Courtesy LAPD Custody Services Division)
Erica McAdoo, a senior detention officer with the Los Angeles Police Department, has died from complications related to the coronavirus, the department said Saturday. McAdoo died Friday, the department announced “with extreme sadness.” She...
LAPD officers in riot gear and face masks stand in front of police headquarters to keep Black Lives Matter protesters from advancing. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Coronavirus infections among Los Angeles police officers spiked in recent weeks, reflecting a broader increase in cases regionally and raising fresh questions about the role of protests in the spread. Police officials have said that...