The video is some of the first the LBPD released under a new a state transparency law that requires them to show footage of police shootings.
An armed man opened fire inside a bar in Long Beach and was later confronted by police and found dead inside.
The victim was treated at the scene for minor injuries to his upper body, police said.
Detectives had been following Griffin and another man, 22-year-old Devontae Moore, as they were suspected in a series of armed robberies to convenience stores throughout Long Beach.
An armed man wanted in a series of robberies in Long Beach was fatally wounded in a police shooting at a 7-Eleven, authorities said this morning.
A Long Beach police officer who accidentally shot a man whose arms were raised in surrender following a concert at the Queen Mary last February will not be charged, according to a report released Thursday by the Los Angeles County District Attorney.
The first major document released under a new transparency law shows Long Beach police decided officers almost always acted within policy when they shot people over the past five years.
The scene of the crash and ensuing gunfire was at Carson Street and Via Oro Avenue, just east of Long Beach’s border with Carson.
The officers were responding to reports that Pream had been assaulting and threatening civilians with a knife.
The injured man, who was not identified, was transported to an area hospital with non life-threatening injuries, the Long Beach Police Department said in a statement Sunday morning.