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Independent Commission on the Los Angeles Police Department records

 Collection
Identifier: 0229
Abstract The city of Los Angeles became the epicenter of a public relations scandal on March 3, 1991, when an amateur cameraman captured on video four uniformed LAPD officers beating motorist Rodney G. King. In addition to generating public outrage, the incident cast a dark shadow over the LAPD and called into question the integrity of the nation's third largest municipal police force. Subsequently, the ten member Independent Commission on the Los Angeles Police Department was formed to conduct a...
Dates: 1991

Los Angeles Webster Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: 0244
Abstract On April 29, 1992, the city of Los Angeles erupted into riots after four LAPD officers accused of beating motorist Rodney King were acquitted of all criminal charges. The effects were catastrophic; in total, the chaos persisted for six days and resulted in 58 deaths, 2,383 injuries, and nearly a billion dollars in property damage. The extent of the human and material losses incurred from the riots, coupled with intense public scrutiny of the LAPD, led the Los Angeles Board of Police...
Dates: 1931 - 1992; Majority of material found within

Warren L. Steinberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0348
Abstract

The papers of Warren L. Steinberg date from 1944 to 1998 with the bulk of the materials dating from 1966 to 1997. The papers focus on Steinberg's involvement with the City of Los Angeles Human Relations Commission, an organization that Steinberg was involved with until his death in 2004.

Dates: 1944 - 1998; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1997

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Books 2
Correspondence 2
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Newsletters 2
Police -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
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Police -- Complaints against -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Police brutality -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Police corruption -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- Archival resources 2
Police misconduct -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Police-community relations -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Trials (Police misconduct) -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Bills, Legislative -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Criminal investigation -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Criminal investigation -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Criminal justice, Administration of -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Discrimination in housing -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Economic development -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Education -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Emergency management -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Emergency management -- California -- Planning -- Archival resources 1
Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 1
Financial records 1
Floppy disks 1
Hate crimes -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Human rights -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Interviews -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Legislative hearings -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- Archival resources 1
Maps 1
Mass media and race relations -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Minorities -- Civil rights -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Minorities -- Housing -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Minutes 1
Pamphlets 1
Press releases 1
Publications 1
Race riots -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Resolutions, Legislative -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Riot control -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Schedules (time plans) 1
School violence -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Speeches, addresses, etc., American -- Archival resources 1
Surveys (documents) 1
Videotapes 1
Voluntarism -- Awards 1
Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Race relations -- Archival resources 1
Youth in development -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
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Names
Briseno, Theodore J. 2
Gates, Daryl F. 2
King, Rodney 2
Koon, Stacey C. 2
Powell, Laurence 2