Christopher Jordan Dorner http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/31101/all en LA police launch manhunt for ex-cop over killings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/la-police-launch-manhunt-ex-cop-over-killings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Los Angeles police launched a full-scale manhunt Thursday for a dismissed officer believed to have killed three people in the US state of California including another cop.</p> <p>Christopher Jordan Dorner had posted a chilling online warning about "terminating" the life of a colleague he blamed for his dismissal, and threatening other police and their families.</p> <p>The LA Police Department (LAPD) said it was increasing protection for a number of people named in an online manifesto by Dorner, a 33-year-old US Navy reservist who was described as "armed and extremely dangerous."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/la-police-launch-manhunt-ex-cop-over-killings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charlie Beck Christopher Jordan Dorner Los Angeles Police Department AFP Thu, 07 Feb 2013 17:00:58 +0000 5749085 at http://www.globalpost.com LA police launch manhunt for ex-cop over killings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/la-police-launch-manhunt-ex-cop-over-killings-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>US law enforcement agencies launched a full-scale manhunt Thursday for a dismissed Los Angeles officer believed to have killed three people in the state of California including another cop.</p> <p>Christopher Jordan Dorner had posted a chilling online warning about "terminating" the life of a colleague he blamed for his dismissal, and threatening other police and their families.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/la-police-launch-manhunt-ex-cop-over-killings-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charlie Beck Christopher Jordan Dorner Disaster Labor Los Angeles Police Department Politics Social Issues Technology War AFP Thu, 07 Feb 2013 19:01:25 +0000 5749265 at http://www.globalpost.com