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Rep. Maxine Waters Intervenes During LA Traffic Stop

Rep. Maxine Waters Intervenes During LA Traffic Stop

Rep. Maxine Waters was riding around her neighborhood when she noticed a Black man was being detained, so she intervened to make sure things were going the way it should. “They stopped a brother, so I stopped to see what they were doing,” she told the camera person. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS https://www.facebook.com//videos/403556060649855 […]

7 LAPD Officers Reassigned Following Complaints From Peaceful Protestors

7 LAPD Officers Reassigned Following Complaints From Peaceful Protestors

The Los Angeles Police Department officially reassigned seven officers to non-field duties after several advocacy organizations have filed lawsuits against the department. The agency faces criticism for the tactics used by some of its officers during recent protests over the death of George Floyd. On Wednesday, the unit said it has assigned 40 investigators to […]

Can We Learn Something From Christopher Dorner For Police Reform?

During Dave Chappelle’s new free comedy special, “8:46”, the comedian brings up former LAPD officer Christopher Dorner. Dorner was a United States Navy Reserve officer who was honorably discharged as a lieutenant in 2013. However, after becoming a Los Angeles police officer he began getting fed up with the system of policing. REGISTER TO VOTE […]

Los Angeles Mayor and City Officials Cutting $100-150 Million From LAPD Budget, Funds to Be Reinvested in Communities Of Color

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This week, Black Lives Matter and a coalition of more than 100 other black rights organizations launched an open letter calling on citizens to sign a petition demanding local officials decrease funding for police departments and redirect funds to “spending on health care, education and community programs.” The current LAPD Budget is at $1.89 Billion […]

LAPD Shuts Down Megan Thee Stallion’s ‘Hot Girl Summer’ Video Shoot

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Yikes! It looks like LAPD isn’t here for “Hot Girl Summer.” Megan The Stallion’s latest project with Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign “Hot Girl Summer” video shoot was shut down last Friday in Mount Olympus, a neighborhood in LA for not having the proper paperwork. Per TMZ, Law enforcement said someone called the cops, […]

LAPD Claims Nipsey Hussle Wasn’t Targeted in The Marathon Investigation

LAPD Claims Nipsey Hussle Wasn't Targeted in The Marathon Investigation

It was an eyebrow-raiser yesterday when headlines read the LAPD was investigating Nipsey Hussle and his associates for gang-related activities in and around The Marathon clothing store up until the time of his death. But now authorities are claiming that the late rapper wasn’t on their radar. TMZ reports that a high-ranking official confirmed that […]

LAPD Reportedly Launches Internal Affairs Investigation for Nipsey Hussle Case

LAPD Reportedly Launches Internal Affairs Investigation for Nipsey Hussle Case

The trial for Nipsey Hussle’s murder started and things are heating up. Billboard reports that the Los Angeles Police Department opened an internal affairs investigation in regards to the actions of the LAPD immediately following the rapper’s assassination. LAPD’s Office of the Inspector General is looking into a front desk officer’s response in the aftermath. […]

Rapper Game Says LAPD Disrespected Nipsey Hussle’s Family

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West Coast rapper and Nipsey Hussle’s friend, The Game is calling the LAPD out for an alleged conversation about Nipsey Hussle’s family on their police radio signals, during the time when they were supposed to be guarding the Thursday funeral services. 

Rihanna’s Los Angeles Home Swarmed By Police

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Even though Rihanna has had the police called to her home a lot in the recent past, this time it was only a false alarm. TMZ reported and provided video footage of the LAPD swarming the “Umbrella” singer’s home, with several cop cars and even a helicopter flying overhead, but it all turned out to […]

LAPD Investigating Anthony Anderson for Assault of a Woman

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Anthony Anderson is the subject of investigation for assault by the Los Angeles Police Department. The Blast reports the Black-ish dad assaulted a woman after an event that she catered for him in 2017. Speaking with Variety, a representative for Anthony Anderson is denying the alleged assault. It’s unfortunate that anyone can file a police report, […]

LAPD Investigating Alleged Rape At Chris Brown’s Mansion

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Los Angeles prosecutors are investigating rapper Young Lo for sexual assault after a woman filed a lawsuit alleging he raped her at Chris Brown’s house last year. A spokesman for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office told media that Young Lo, whose real name is Lowell Grissom Jr., is the sole target of the case […]

Trey Songz Turns Himself In On Felony Domestic Battery Charges

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Famed R&B singer Trey Songz is facing a felony domestic violence charge and surrendered to LAPD today. Songz is accused of physically striking Andrea Buera at a Hollywood Hills party during NBA All-Star Weekend in February. Buera filed a police report and went to the hospital after the alleged incident. Represented by attorney Shawn Holley, […]

Terry Crews Files LAPD Report Over Alleged Groping Claims

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Words by Qadriyyah Brown Last month, we wrote about actor Terry Crews series of tweets where he allegedly said he was groped by an unnamed big time Hollywood executive at a party right in front of his wife. The shocking tweets helped bring further awareness to sexual assault and harassment in Hollywood and also to […]

The LAPD Is Reportedly Cracking Down On Codeine For The BET Awards

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Do you remember Lil Wayne‘s most recent emergency landings as he seized and blacked out two days in a row on two separate flights? In light of the recent accusations of Weezy’s episodes being due to his codeine addiction and the rise in the use of the syrup, the LAPD has made a decision to […]

A Tribute To Anton Yelchin, Talented Young Actor Taken Too Soon

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Actor Anton Yelchin, 27, died after being killed by his own car yesterday [June 19] after it rolled backwards down a steep hill and pinned him to a brick postbox pillar and a security fence at his home in Los Angeles. Yelchin played Pavel Chekov in the movie Star Trek as a replacement to actor Walter […]