Rodney King was an American taxi driver who became nationally known after being beaten by Los Angeles Police Department officers following a high-speed car chase on March 3, 1991.

Rodney King was an American taxi driver who became nationally known after being beaten by Los Angeles Police Department officers following a high-speed car chase on March 3, 1991.

RODNEY KING BEATING VIDEO Full length footage SCREENER - #YouTube #policebrutality #ripRodneyKing

RODNEY KING BEATING VIDEO Full length footage SCREENER - #YouTube #policebrutality #ripRodneyKing

Rodney King | We Remember the Rodney King Uprisings and the Historic Gang Truce of ...

We Remember the Rodney King Uprisings and the Historic Gang Truce of 1992

Rodney King | We Remember the Rodney King Uprisings and the Historic Gang Truce of ...

Rodney King - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Rodney King - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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1992 Los Angeles riots - Wikipedia | race, Rodney King, Korean Americans, Hispanics, police brutality

1992 Los Angeles riots - Wikipedia | race, Rodney King, Korean Americans, Hispanics, police brutality

The 1992 Los Angeles riots began on April 29, 1992, after the acquittal of four LAPD police officers on trial for the beating of motorist Rodney King.  Video of his treatment after a March 3, 1991, traffic stop drew international attention.  Civil unrest, which included violence and looting, broke out on the streets of Los Angeles.

1992 ‘Rodney King riots' – A look back at L.A. in flames

The 1992 Los Angeles riots began on April 29, 1992, after the acquittal of four LAPD police officers on trial for the beating of motorist Rodney King. Video of his treatment after a March 3, 1991, traffic stop drew international attention. Civil unrest, which included violence and looting, broke out on the streets of Los Angeles.

The 1991 videotaped beating of Rodney King by L.A.P.D. officers, and subsequent riots triggered by the acquittal of the officers involved, rocked L.A. and the nation. The events brought to the forefront concerns about racism and police brutality within the L.A.P.D. Some, including former L.A.P.D. Police Chief Daryl Gates, say the the way Los Angeles responded to these events helped set the stage for the Rampart scandal. Here are the views of some of the folks involved.

The 1991 videotaped beating of Rodney King by L.A.P.D. officers, and subsequent riots triggered by the acquittal of the officers involved, rocked L.A. and the nation. The events brought to the forefront concerns about racism and police brutality within the L.A.P.D. Some, including former L.A.P.D. Police Chief Daryl Gates, say the the way Los Angeles responded to these events helped set the stage for the Rampart scandal. Here are the views of some of the folks involved.

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