Wiki link to HORRIBLE police abuse in the LAPD. The full extent of Rampart corruption is not known, with several rape, murder and robbery investigations involving Rampart police remaining unsolved. You probably don't want to read this. #policestate
Set in the late ‘90s against the backdrop of Los Angeles’ infamous Rampart scandal, one of the largest police misconduct cases in US history, a dirty LAPD officer (Woody Harrelson) attempts to preserve his twisted notion of law enforcement and salvage his crumbling private life. #Rampart #LAPD #police #movies #film #LA
NWA: "Our raps are documentary. We don't take sides" - To mark 25 years since the release of Straight Outta Compton, NWA talk gangs, girls and guns in a classic interview from October 1989 // The Guardian //
"Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" is an open world action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games. It was released on 26 October 2004. The plot is based on multiple real-life events in Los Angeles, including the rivalry between the Bloods and Crips street gangs, the 1980s crack epidemic, the LAPD Rampart scandal, and the 1992 Los Angeles riots.
Chris #Dorner Manifesto That Warned of #LAPD Killings - "The department has not changed since the Rampart and Rodney King days. It has gotten worse. The consent decree should never have been lifted. The only thing that has evolved from the consent decree is those officers involved in the Rampart scandal and Rodney King incidents have since promoted to supervisor, commanders, and command staff, and executive positions."