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LAPD to institute new policy on police stops

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Residents are responding positively to a policy change implemented Oct. 15 by the Los Angeles Police Department regarding the controversial racial profiling of black and brown motorists by the Metro Police Division. Najee Ali, president of Project Islamic HOPE, said he was incensed after reading about the racial profiling data in Read More…

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City officials consider creating Office of Racial Equity

LOS ANGELES — The city of Los Angeles declared September as embRACE LA Month last week on the steps of City Hall. The month-long initiative will engage community members through more than 150 citywide conversations about race and racism that is aimed to unify and empower Angelenos. The 2019 embRACE LA initiative, developed by City Read More…