Los Angeles Times
Staff writer at the Los Angeles Times and creator of The Homicide Report, which tracks homicides across the city; author of Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America
We just had a weekend of emotional calls from teenagers for stricter gun control and a commitment to fight violence.
Mar. 26, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Last year, 260 people were murdered in the city of Los Angeles. People like 20-year-old Christian Blanco, who was killed in a drive-by on December 29.
Dec. 30, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Los Angeles Police Department says it’ll send dozens of elite officers into South LA in response to an increase in crime and reported gang violence.
Sep. 4, 2015from The Mixer
California is ready to partially reopen major sectors of its economy as early as this Friday, including retail shops and the manufacturers that supply them, Gov.
May. 5from KCRW Features
High school students recently formed “Students for Floyd,” an LA-based group promoting social justice.
Jun. 3from Greater LA
Big Bear Lake is allowing restaurants and stores to resume business, though the state’s stay-at-home orders are still in effect.
May. 22from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Some peaceful protests turned violent in LA and nationwide over the weekend. KCRW checks in with communities sweeping up the glass and debris.
Jun. 1from Greater LA
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report May 25, 2020.
May. 25from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
Inside an old restaurant you can hear the sound of kids hunkered down at the counter, plotting a revolution. It’s a long shot for sure, but maybe they will pull it off.
Jun. 3from Welcome to LA
Crime fell 23% in Los Angeles during the first month of stay-at-home orders, according to Los Angeles Police Department Chief Michel Moore.
May. 5from Greater LA
Monterey has reinvented itself many times and remains a California jewel.
May. 21from Zócalo's Connecting California
Last weekend was the first glimpse of LA’s new normal.
May. 11from Greater LA