Before police shot, the man fired his gun, prompting officers to believe they were being targeted, the department said.
The officer said he was trying to turn on a flashlight attached to his gun when he unintentionally pulled the trigger, documents show.
The LBPD released footage from officers’ body-worn cameras that show the deadly shooting of 38-year-old Lauren Archibeque in the early morning hours of April 2.
Long Beach police shot and killed a woman early this morning in the Wrigley neighborhood.
At least one sheriff’s deputy wounded a suspected drunk driver Friday evening in Norwalk during a foot pursuit, authorities said.
26-year-old Anthony Loia was in Long Beach to see his two children, ages 2 and 3, his sister Raina Menezes said.
A newly released report sheds light on the motives of a man who was shot to death by police during a 2018 standoff in Downtown Long Beach where he threatened to blow up the nearby Federal Building.
Mharloun Saycon, a 39-year-old Carson resident, was shot six to eight times by Officer Vuong Nguyen on Dec. 14, 2015.
A Seal Beach officer was deliberately struck by a suspected drunk driver’s vehicle, causing him to shoot at the man, police said.
Police exchanged gunfire with a man, wounding him, after he fled from officers who were investigating a reported shooting at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Central Long Beach on Monday, authorities said.