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Garcetti urged to pick black candidate for LAPD chief

By Dennis J. Freeman Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — A church leader and a community activist are urging Mayor Eric Garcetti to appoint San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott to replace Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck. Scott, who spent 27 years as a member of the Los Angeles Police Department before becoming chief Read More…

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White group raises funds for Black Lives Matter

LOS ANGELES — It was a stirring evening filled with speeches, testimonies and memories culled from the lives of historical figures on Oct. 14 when the grassroots organization White People 4 Black Lives held a fundraiser for the local chapter of Black Lives Matter at Los Angeles’ historic McCarty Memorial Church. Entitled “Courage Against Racism,” Read More…