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Latest Los Angeles Police Department Items
  • A bullet-damaged Los Angeles police vehicle with crime scene tape around it sits on a street in Corona, Calif. Christopher Jordan Dorner is being sought after three killings. (Associated Press)

    Shooter leaves bodies, manifesto in his wake

    A massive manhunt reached into California mountains, to neighboring states and even into Mexico as authorities continued their search for a bitter and angry ex-policeman suspected of killing three people and terrorizing Southern California in a vendetta against his former department.


  • LAPD: Manson tapes needed for unsolved cases

    A Los Angeles Police Department spokesman says investigators believe that decades-old taped conversations between a Manson family disciple and his attorney could help clear up more than a dozen unsolved homicides.


  • Judge stops LAPD warrant for Manson follower tapes

    A federal judge in Texas has blocked an attempt by the Los Angeles Police Department to use a search warrant to obtain decades-old tapes of conversations between a Manson family disciple and his attorney that police believe could help clear up more than a dozen unsolved murders.


  • Los Angeles Police Department Deputy Chief Michael P. Downing is commanding officer of the counterterrorism and special operations bureau. (Bill Gertz/The Washington Times)

    L.A. police use intel networks against terror

    Police are using a combination of aggressive spy operations and community outreach to counter what Deputy Police Chief Michael P. Downing called the growing threat of Mumbai-style terrorist attacks — car bombings and small-arms-equipped suicide teams.


  • Cops and cadavers in Tinseltown


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