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Hundreds attend funeral of slain LAPD officer

LOS ANGELES — Hundreds of mourners gathered Aug. 12 to say a final farewell to a 24-year-old Los Angeles Police Department officer who was shot while off-duty in Lincoln Heights, where he confronted a reputed gang member who was allegedly painting graffiti on a sidewalk. Juan Jose Diaz was killed in the early morning hours Read More…

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Black Lives Matter demonstrates outside Hollywood Walgreens

HOLLYWOOD — Sherlyn Haynes’ only child, Christopher DeAndre Mitchell, was killed by a Torrance police officer weeks before Christmas. On the evening of Dec. 23, Haynes held a poster with Mitchell’s picture at a rally with hundreds of protesters led by Black Lives Matter Los Angeles in Hollywood. “It’s like I’m dying inside,” Haynes said Read More…

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Popular Crenshaw mural defaced by swastikas

  CRENSHAW — The Los Angeles Police Department will conduct a community meeting concerning the vandalism of a Crenshaw Boulevard mural will be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7 on the first floor of the Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Hills Community Room, 3782 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Speakers will include City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson, Read More…