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Ezell Ford: LA Police Commission rules on officer-involved shooting death




Members of the 'Black Lives Matter' alliance stage a protest outside the residence of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti  as they try to force him to fire LAPD Police Chief Charlie Beck, in Los Angeles, California on June 7, 2015.
Members of the 'Black Lives Matter' alliance stage a protest outside the residence of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti as they try to force him to fire LAPD Police Chief Charlie Beck, in Los Angeles, California on June 7, 2015.
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We get the latest from reporters inside and out of the police commission meeting about what prompted the stop of Ezell Ford by police, what the relationship is like between the police commission and Chief Charlie Beck, and reaction from the crowds outside.

NPR's Michel Martin will be at The Los Angeles Theatre Center on June 24th for "Streets and Beats," a discussion on policing and the community. More information can be found here.

Read the full coverage here.  

 

Guest:

Sharon McNary, KPCC reporter outside the police commission