Tag Archives: Chief Charlie Beck

Overall crime in Los Angeles is on the rise

 LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A 12.7 percent increase in violent and property crime in Los Angeles during the first half of the year is “bad news,” Mayor Eric Garcetti acknowledged today, but he and police Chief Charlie Beck said a ramped-up domestic violence response teem and additional back-up officers should help stem the crime rise.…

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LA Pride and freedoms

WEST HOLLYWOOD (CNS) – Hundreds of thousands of people lined Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood today for the LA Pride Parade, celebrating the transgender, lesbian, gay and bisexual communities. Mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck, Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell, Rep. Ted Lieu, D-Torrance, and “Magic Mike XXL” stars…

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Ezell Ford Campers in protest

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A group protesting the shooting death of an unarmed black man by police in South Los Angeles and demanding the dismissal of police Chief Charlie Beck camped outside the Hancock Park residence of Mayor Eric Garcetti overnight, getting into a scuffle with officers at one point, and vowed to continue the…

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