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Video Footage of Fatal Shooting Released

Student being interviewed on shooting

Matador News

October 5, 2016

A young man was fatally shot by police officers over the weekend after he was pulled over for a traffic stop. Video footage of Carnell Snell Jr. before the shooting shows him running from police officers. There have been arguments about whether or not Snell was armed as he was running from the officers....

Black Lives Matter continues camp out at City Hall

Protesters hold up signs next to street

Max Sullivan

July 31, 2016

Black Lives Matter protesters camped outside Los Angeles City Hall for 18 straight nights to demand that Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck resign or be fired for police bias and racial profiling. The Los Angeles Police Commission has investigated 1,356 allegations of police bias, including racial...

CSUN student dies in four-car collision

close-up of a cop car

Michael Herrera

June 28, 2016

The Los Angeles Police Department responded to a fatal four-car collision on Saturday night that led led to the death of a CSUN student in Woodland Hills authorities said on Monday. Mubarak Al Qashout, 20, was in the vehicle with two other men going faster than freeway speeds on Ventura Boulevard whi...

Craigslist rental scam warning near CSUN campus

Image of cars parked outside apartment complex

Brooke Holland

April 20, 2016

If a cheap Craigslist rental listing seems too good to be true — it probably is. Students looking to move near the CSUN campus on a college budget have been advised to watch out for rental cons on Craigslist. The LAPD Devonshire Division released a crime alert Wednesday for students in search of...

Marchers bring attention to Armenian Genocide

The March for Justice travels from Little Armenia to the Turkish Consulate for the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide in Los Angeles. Hovik Stepanian/Photographer

Saffana Hijaz

April 29, 2015

Thousands of protestors marched through Los Angeles on April 24 to bring attention to Turkish and American government's refusal to recognize the Armenian Genocide of 1915.LAPD said there were 130,000 protestors the "March for Justice" from Little Armenia to the Turkish Consulate. "The main issue is th...

LAPD on “blue alert” in response to violence in Baltmimore

Police and protestors line up against each other across from Camden Yards in Baltimore on Saturday, April 25, 2015, as protests continue in the wake of Freddie Gray's death while in police custody. (Algerina Perna/Baltimore Sun/TNS)

City News Service

April 27, 2015

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Responding to violence in Baltimore over the death of a man who suffered a spinal injury while in police custody, the Los Angeles Police Department issued an alert today requiring its officers to work strictly in two-person teams. ``We are aware of the incident (inBaltimore),...

Shots fired near campus by University Park Apartments, police searching for suspects

Shots fired near campus by University Park Apartments, police searching for suspects

Saffana Hijaz

March 5, 2015

UPDATE: University Park Apartment Resident Advisors have received an all-clear to return to student housing at 5:23 p.m. UPDATE: CSUN has notified students to stay sheltered and avoid housing to avoid south of Lassen Street, east of Lindley Avenue, west of Zelzah, and north of Northridge Academy High...

Matador News: March 3rd, 2015

Matador News: March 3rd, 2015

Matador News

March 3, 2015

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses Congress; the LAPD answers questions about the weekend's fatal shooting of a man on Skid Row, and CSUN's Daily Sundial and Scene Magazine win awards for excellence. Anchors: Carlos Revelo, Janelle Rodriguez, William Ruiz, Frankie Benkovic, Producers:...

Three CSUN students arrested in downtown LA protests

Lisette Rosales

November 26, 2014

Three female CSUN students were among a total of 167 adults arrested yesterday in downtown LA following protests over the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri. The three students, who are a part of the student chapter of Movimiento Estudiantil Chican@ de Aztlán (MEChA), are currently being detained...

LAPD provides answers in fatal stabbing of CSUN student

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck made an update on the current investigation into the death of CSUN student Abdullah Alkadi.

Manny D. Araujo

October 20, 2014

  >>CORRECTION: The story incorrectly quoted Capt. Billy Hayes, commander of LAPD's Robbery-Homicide Division, as stating Alkadi met Fernandez on Oct. 17, instead of Sept. 17. CSUN student Abdullah Alkadi was stabbed to death in the process of selling his car, Los Angeles Police C...

Police chase ends in crash near CSUN, suspects arrested by LAPD

Police chase ends in crash near CSUN, suspects arrested by LAPD

Champaign Williams

August 29, 2013

  Two people were arrested Thursday afternoon after a car chase ended near CSUN. The two were alleged robbery suspects according to LAPD. The pursuit started at Roscoe Boulevard and Reseda Boulevard at 2:55 p.m. It ended when a white Ford truck smashed into a tree at Darby Avenue and Nordhoff Street. The male...

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