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Boy in Critical Condition Following Shooting in Pasadena
January 20, 2022
A boy was shot in Pasadena on January 18, and hospitalized in critical condition. ... read more »
Woman Shot, Killed in Compton
January 14, 2022
A woman was shot to death in Compton today. The shooting was reported about 1:55 p.m. in the 1400 block of West 155th Street, near Compton/Woodley Airport, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. ... read more »
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Justice for Ahmaud Arbery:  The Sentencing 
January 7, 2022
In the Superior Court of Glynn County, Wanda Cooper-Jones, mother of Ahmaud Arbery took the podium to tell her story of what life has been like for her family without her son.  Embarking on the unimaginable act of reading a victim impact statement, Cooper-Jones read a message to her son filled with emotion, “This verdict doesn't bring you back, but it does help bring closure to this very difficult chapter of my life," she said. ... read more »
The Family of Michelle Avan Has a Question for District Attorney George Gascón
January 6, 2022
Family and friends of Michelle Avan plan to rally in front of the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office in a last-ditch effort for justice against her killer  ... read more »
Teen, Man and Woman Wounded in South LA Shooting
January 3, 2022
Three people were wounded when an argument led to a shooting in the Vermont Knolls area of South Los Angeles, authorities said today.  ... read more »
Two UC Irvine Men’s Basketball Games Called Off Due To COVID-19 Protocols
December 27, 2021
UC Irvine's men's basketball games against Cal State Northridge and UC Santa Barbara will not be played at this time due to COVID-19 protocols, the university announced today. ... read more »
Jury Begins Deliberating Cop’s Case in Daunte Wright Death
December 21, 2021
 The suburban Minneapolis police officer who says she meant to use her Taser instead of her gun when she shot and killed Black motorist Daunte Wright made a ``blunder of epic proportions'' and did not have ``a license to kill,'' a prosecutor told jurors on Monday shortly before they began deliberations in her manslaughter trial. ... read more »
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Grand Park Cancels Its Invite-Only NYE Celebration
December 20, 2021
Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles has canceled its invite-only audience event to celebrate Countdown to 2022 on New Years Eve. ... read more »
LA County Settles Assault Claims Against Deputies for $2.75M
December 7, 2021
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today approved a $2.75 million settlement with a Compton man who suffered from mental illness and was beaten by sheriff's deputies who encountered him smoking cannabis in the summer of 2014. ... read more »
LA City and County Seek Dismissal of Amended Homelessness Lawsuit
December 4, 2021
Attorneys for the city and county of Los Angeles have filed motions seeking dismissal of a revised lawsuit demanding local government find shelter for the thousands of people camping on sidewalks and near freeways. ... read more »
Justice for Jacqueline Avant: Suspect Connected to Her Murder Arrested
December 2, 2021
Devastating news broke on Wednesday, December 1, detailing the murder of Jacqueline Avant. The Beverly Hills Police Department held a conference on Thursday, December 2, 2021, to report the arrest of the suspect connected to the shooting. ... read more »
THE LOS ANGELES SENTINEL & THE BAKEWELL FAMILY MOURN THE LOSS OF OUR DEAR FRIEND MRS. JACKIE AVANT
December 1, 2021
Words cannot express the pain and devastation we felt this morning over the senseless murder of our beloved friend/family member Mrs. Jackie Avant. Her brutal murder is not only a loss to her entire family but is a terrible loss to everyone who met her. ... read more »
LA Luxury Mall Latest to be Hit by Smash-and-Grab Thieves
November 29, 2021
A group of thieves smashed windows at a department store at a luxury mall in Los Angeles, triggering a police pursuit just days after high-end stores throughout the San Francisco Bay Area were targeted. ... read more »
Justifying Kyle Rittenhouse’s Killings in Kenosha: Lived Lessons of White American Justice   
November 25, 2021
The racial, indeed racist character of American justice, how it is conceived, carried out and justified, cannot be sensibly, seriously or honestly denied. We, as a people have lived with and resisted this kind of justice, in reality injustice, for centuries. ... read more »
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