Joseph Wambaugh

author and former LAPD detective


Best-selling author; former detective with the Los Angeles Police Department


Joseph Wambaugh on KCRW

The New Chief: What's Going to Change at the LAPD

from Which Way, L.A.?

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The U.K. variant of COVID-19 is doubling every 10 days in the U.S., according to a report out Sunday. Dr. Anthony Fauci says this variant could become the dominant strain in the U.S.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Former President Donald Trump is on trial for a second time in the Senate. This time, the House has impeached Trump for inciting the Jan. 6 insurrection.

Cleaner, cheaper and more reliable. That’s what the town of Gonzales is hoping for energy-wise as it sets out to build the state’s first municipal microgrid.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Ken White and Josh Barro talk about the Supreme Court’s decision on the Manhattan DA’s subpoena for Trump’s records and Stormy Daniels’ appeal of her loss in her defamation case…

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

Governor Gavin Newsom today signed a $7.6 billion stimulus package for California. Millions of residents will receive $600 checks.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Golden Globes are this weekend, and the days of the awards ceremony being a small funky party are long gone.

from Hollywood Breakdown

If it wasn’t obvious before, COVID-19 has made it crystal clear: Deep racial disparities result in varying medical outcomes.

from KCRW Features

The CDC says across the entire country, flu activity is minimal . In California , only a tiny percentage of tests have come back positive. Dr.