LAPD claims Richard Solitro Jr. cut them off en route to an emergency. A witness says LAPD sped by her and fatally shot Solitro in all of 10 seconds.
Solitro Jr.’s family demands systemic law enforcement and mental health care reform after his murder at the hands of the LAPD.
The LAPD arrested over a dozen members of the press covering a protest at Echo Park Lake, including two of our reporters.
Approximately 400 police officers descended on Echo Park Lake’s unhoused community last night.
In Los Angeles, police helicopters are not reserved for emergencies, but are a routine part of police surveillance.
We’re at a critical point in the cycle of police misconduct and “reform” — and we can’t afford to make the same mistakes again.
Horrifyingly, this is not a new experience for the residents of Veteran’s Row at the West LA VA Campus.
“HACLA has turned their back on us because they don’t respect the Residential Advisory Committees that have organized in these housing developments."
The Mayor of Los Angeles continues to fail his constituents with empty promises. Quit the political theatre and listen to the People.
The LAPD continues to brutalize and attack protesters while disseminating misinformation to major media outlets.