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Sunday Dec 14 | via Los Angeles Times
A police tactical team moves in to disperse a group of protesters in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 9. To the editor: Did The Times not learn anything from the North Hollywood bank robbery of 1994? The Los Angeles Police Department was outgunned by two suspects until SWAT officers with automatic rifles arrived. That incident was the wake-up call to cities that they needed to better equip and better protect their officers. Comment?
Friday Dec 12 | via LA Daily News
A 25-year-old hit-and-run driver was handed a two-year state prison term on Friday for the death of a man who was struck while crossing a street in his wheelchair in the Pacoima area. Tatiana Cacho of Pacoima pleaded no contest Nov. 19 to a felony hit-and-run charge stemming from Manuel DeJesus Gonzalez's death. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via Examiner.com
Dimitri Diatchenko of North Hollywood, California was arrested on Sunday for killing, skinning and eating his ex-girlfriend's pet rabbit and then threatening he would do the same to her reports the LATimes.com. According to a press release by Los Angeles County district attorney's office, Diatchenko, 46, ate half of the rabbit while texting the woman step-by-step photos of the egregious act. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via ReporterHerald.com
Soap opera actor Freddie Smith has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from the car crash that seriously injured his girlfriend in northeast Ohio. Comment?
Monday Nov 24 | via Pasadena Star-News
A dangerous high-speed pursuit on Los Angeles area freeways moved onto the streets Monday afternoon as police continued chasing a white SUV in the Hollywood and the Mid-City area before the suspects fled on foot in Culver City, where one person was arrested and another was on the roof of an apartment building in the area, with officers waiting to arrest him. Police were pursuing the SUV southbound on the Antelope Valley Freeway in the Newhall area at speeds near 100 mph. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via LA Daily News
A clumsy thief dropped his wallet as he stole a woman's purse and sheriff's deputies hope a photo being circulated today will result in his arrest. The crime occurred Nov. 1 in the 19200 block of Soledad Canyon Road in Canyon Country, the sheriff's department reported. Comment?
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