If you don't like being shot here in the city of L.A., the gang capital of the nation, the places to avoid are the boundaries between gangs (we have a map of some of the crimes after the jump). That seems to be one of the takeaways of a UCLA-led study published online this week in the journal Crimi ... More >>
Except the chief is manipulating numbers and acting like a politician
Angry candidates ask: How can Bratton and Villaraigosa claim L.A. is as safe as 1956?
Is this really a surge in gang crime, or is Villaraigosa peddling fear?
If New York can slash homicide by 76 percent, can Los Angeles contemplate a vanishing point?
The debate over the latest gang crackdown