Santa Monica’s third homicide of 2008

(Santa Monica, California) A Santa Monica man who’d been hospitalized following an assault in a crime-ridden neighborhood earlier this month has died. Word of the death came today in a Santa Monica Police Department news release . According to police, Preston Brumfield had been found lying unconscious on the sidewalk May 11 on the 1900… Continue reading Santa Monica’s third homicide of 2008

Who killed Juliana Redding?

NEW:  (March 10, 2009)  TV station removes Juliana Redding “arrest” story from its Web site (August 30, 2008):  DNA links Santa Monica man to three murders Check out this June 2, 2008 story:  Photos offer closer look at condo rented by Redding Check out this May 21, 2008 story: Santa Monica’s third homicide of 2008… Continue reading Who killed Juliana Redding?

Jamiel Shaw Jr. follow-up…

Updates Los Angeles Times, LAPD chief vows to clarify policy on immigrants, April 17 Los Angeles Police Chief William J. Bratton said Wednesday that the department’s controversial policy on dealing with illegal immigrants was widely misunderstood by the public and some of his own officers, and he would clarify the rule in the next couple… Continue reading Jamiel Shaw Jr. follow-up…