Topic: Rodney King
Christopher served as Secretary of State during Bill Clinton's first term and was an architect of the 1995 Bosnian peace accords.
03/19/2011 11:45 am
Rodney King retrospective: Twenty years later, a look back at the Rodney King beating, the riots that followed, and how far the LAPD think they have come.
03/04/2011 11:32 pm
Oakland riots resulted in over 80 arrests and damage to downtown businesses Thursday night after the involuntary manslaughter verdict in the Johannes Mehserle case.
07/09/2010 03:13 pm
Oakland community groups are educating young people about the justice system and the ill effects of rioting in the lead-up to a verdict in the trial of a white former transit police officer accused of murdering a black passenger.
07/02/2010 07:13 pm
The trial of an Oakland, Calif. BART police officer may reveal judicial attitudes toward video evidence and police brutality, legal analysts say.
06/10/2010 09:16 pm
Bratton, who ends his tenure at the LAPD this week, is credited for reinventing a police force once known for brutality and corruption, and bringing down crime to historic lows.
10/31/2009 01:00 am
A coalition of community, faith-based and environmental groups is trying to draw quality supermarkets to neighborhoods in East and South Central L.A., where residents have little access to fresh fruit and vegetables.
10/10/2009 01:00 am
Networkers shift from sharing info to linking up to effect change.
09/08/2009 01:00 am
Gates's run-in with the law was tame compared with other incidents, one says in an interview.
07/25/2009 01:00 am
Assumptions and disrespect can escalate a tense situation – and more so when the law, a suspect, and race are involved.
07/23/2009 01:00 am
A Christian Science perspective.
07/09/2009 01:00 am
The police department once known for beating Rodney King has resuscitated its public image by reaching out to the minority communities it once antagonized.
06/24/2009 01:00 am
A crop of legal cases across the US raise concerns over the use of electric stun guns in routine police stops.
05/28/2009 01:00 am
US presidents often swing between realism and idealism. Obama should reject both.
01/16/2009 12:00 am
Cellphone videos of a police killing in Oakland, Calif., spark outrage.
01/13/2009 12:00 am
Cleveland offers the historically curious a sample of the heart-pounding panic, anger, and tears of escaped slaves making their way to freedom in Canada
11/04/2008 12:00 am