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Pasadena Offering $10K Reward in Killing of 13-Year-Old Boy
November 24, 2021
Authorities are offering a $10,000 reward for information that helps find the killer of a 13-year-old Pasadena boy who police say was hit by a stray bullet fired through his bedroom window as he played video games. ... read more »
Associate Pastor Shot to Death at Compton Intersection
October 25, 2021
A 65-year-old associate pastor of a local Christian church was shot to death in a possible gang-related attack yesterday at an intersection in Compton, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The shooting happened about 11:50 a.m. in the 1000 block of Compton Boulevard, the LASD reported. Deputies responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call, Deputy Juanita Navarro-Suarez said. ... read more »
Man Killed in South Los Angeles Shooting
October 12, 2021
A man is dead after being shot in the Hyde Park neighborhood of South Los Angeles and police today are continuing their investigation into his death. Officers responded to a call of shots fired at approximately 10 p.m. Monday at 6725 Fourth Ave. near South Van Ness Avenue and found a 25-year-old man with gunshots wounds, said a Los Angeles Police Department spokeswoman. ... read more »
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Gun Violence claiming more lives of American teens, children
October 11, 2021
Gun violence is killing an increasing number of American children, from toddlers caught in crossfires to teenagers gunned down in turf wars, drug squabbles or for posting the wrong thing on social media. Shootings involving children and teenagers have been on the rise in recent years, and 2021 is no exception. Experts say idleness caused by the COVID-19 pandemic shares the blame with easy access to guns and disputes that too often end with gunfire. ... read more »
Revenge is Not the Answer
September 17, 2020
Words of the Week ... read more »
Social Uprisings Continue in Kenosha as Jacob Blake Champions Through Surgery; Blake diagnosed with Paralysis from the Waist Down
August 25, 2020
Patience for updates in police reform were already wearing thin, due to the previous string of racially charged acts from various law enforcement across the country. After the Shooting of Jacob Blake, buildings began to catch fire around the Uptown area. City uprisings has been taking place for the last three days, across the nation including Los Angeles. ... read more »
Rapper Hurricane Chris arrested for murder in Louisiana
June 25, 2020
Police responded shortly after 1 a.m. Friday to a reported shooting at a gas station in Shreveport ... read more »
David G. Brown: May 14, 2020
May 14, 2020
Guilty of running while Black, Ahmaud Arbery’s murder, racism, Black lives matter ... read more / view cartoon »
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Assemblymember’s Son Victim of Gun Violence
April 9, 2020
The 32-year-old son of Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson (D-Carson) was one of four victims who were shot on Sunday around 4:00pm in the 8900 block of Hobart Avenue in South Los Angeles. ... read more »
Andrew “Boobie” LaVelle Price II Killed in Gardena Shooting
December 5, 2019
Police searching for suspects ... read more »
Lawyers: Fetal death charges ‘unjust,’ should be dismissed
July 4, 2019
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Attorneys for an Alabama woman indicted for manslaughter after she lost her fetus when she was shot filed a motion Monday to dismiss the charges, calling them “completely unreasonable and unjust.” The district attorney’s office has not yet decided whether to prosecute. ... read more »
Ryan Twyman’s Family Speaks Out in the Wake of Recently Released Shooting Video
July 4, 2019
The family of an unarmed Black man shot by county sheriffs in Compton joined the Cochran Firm in a press conference June 20, in the wake of a recently released video documenting the incident. 24-year-old Ryan Twyman’s family said that the video made it clear that their loved one was murdered. What’s worse, they said, is the possibility that nothing will be done. ... read more »
David Ortiz back in Boston after shooting in Dominican bar
June 13, 2019
David Ortiz was back in Boston for medical care after authorities said the former Red Sox slugger affectionately known as Big Papi was ambushed by a gunman at a bar in his native Dominican Republic. ... read more »
Police: Man Fatally Shoots Woman at Florida Walmart
November 29, 2018
The shooting occurred during an apparent domestic dispute in the garden section of a Walmart store. ... read more »
Man Gunned Down On 59th Street In South Los Angeles
September 6, 2018
The killing took place about 4:30 a.m. in the 1200 block of East 59th Street in an unincorporated section of Los Angeles ... read more »
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