Dorner http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/31171/all en US police launch huge manhunt for alleged cop killer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/us-police-launch-huge-manhunt-alleged-cop-killer <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>California police launched a massive manhunt Thursday for a former cop accused of killing three people, including another officer, and posting chilling threats to kill more.</p> <p>In an Internet manifesto threatening police and their families, Christopher Dorner warned about "terminating" a retired policeman he blamed for his sacking five years ago and called lesbians and Asians "high value" targets.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/us-police-launch-huge-manhunt-alleged-cop-killer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christopher Dorner Disaster Dorner Labor Los Angeles Police Department Politics Social Issues Technology War AFP Thu, 07 Feb 2013 21:16:08 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5749396 at http://www.globalpost.com US ski resort closed as alleged cop killer sought http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/us-ski-resort-closed-alleged-cop-killer-sought <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>California police launched a massive manhunt Thursday for a former cop accused of killing three people, including another officer, and posting chilling threats to kill more.</p> <p>Amid a flurry of reported sightings of Christopher Dorner, 33, authorities put a ski resort east of Los Angeles on lockdown after a vehicle resembling his pickup truck was found burnt out in a mountainside forest. </p> <p>It also emerged that Dorner had sent a package to CNN presenter Anderson Cooper, with a note, a DVD, and "a coin shot thru with bullet holes," the news anchor said on Twitter.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/us-ski-resort-closed-alleged-cop-killer-sought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charlie Beck Christopher Dorner Disaster Dorner Entertainment Labor Los Angeles Police Department Politics Social Issues Technology War AFP Fri, 08 Feb 2013 00:00:42 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5749501 at http://www.globalpost.com Ex-cop hunted over California vendetta killings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/ex-cop-hunted-over-california-vendetta-killings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Suspect declared war on police in online manifesto</p> <p>* Dorner sacked from Los Angeles force in 2008</p> <p>* Accused of 3 murders, at least 40 people being protected</p> <p>By Brandon Lowrey</p> <p>BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif., Feb 8 (Reuters) - A massive manhunt was under way in Californian mountains for a sacked policeman accused of three murders who declared war on law enforcement officers and their families in a rambling Internet manifesto.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/ex-cop-hunted-over-california-vendetta-killings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christopher Dorner Dorner Los Angeles Police Department San Bernardino, California Technology War Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Feb 2013 10:45:46 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5749857 at http://www.globalpost.com US police hunt alleged cop killer in mountain cabins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130208/us-police-hunt-alleged-cop-killer-mountain-cabins <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 police hunting a former cop accused of three killings said Friday he may have taken refuge overnight in an abandoned cabin above a snow-bound ski resort, although there is still no sign of him.</p> <p>More than 100 officers have been searching since Thursday for Christopher Dorner, 33, who has threatened in a chilling online manifesto to target police officers and their families in revenge for his sacking five years ago.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130208/us-police-hunt-alleged-cop-killer-mountain-cabins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christopher Dorner Dorner Los Angeles Police Department Technology AFP Fri, 08 Feb 2013 18:31:08 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750431 at http://www.globalpost.com A former police officer terrorizes Los Angeles, then vanishes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/former-police-officer-terrorizes-los-angeles-then-vanishes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Dan Whitcomb</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 8 (Reuters) - A day after a bloody crime wave attributed to a former Los Angeles police officer with a deadly grudge left the city on edge, the man at the center of the drama seemed to vanish on Friday, leaving behind only a few footprints in the snow.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/former-police-officer-terrorizes-los-angeles-then-vanishes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christopher Dorner Dorner Geography of California Los Angeles Police Department Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Feb 2013 23:00:14 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5750652 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-L.A. police to revisit firing of fugitive ex-cop http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/update-1-manhunt-ex-cop-resumes-california-mountain-range <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Recasts with police chief calling for re-examination of officer's firing)</p> <p>By Alex Dobuzinskis</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Los Angeles police will re-examine the 2008 firing of an officer wanted in three slayings, the police chief said on Saturday as a massive manhunt for the fugitive stretched from a southern California mountaintop to the Mexican border.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/update-1-manhunt-ex-cop-resumes-california-mountain-range" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charlie Beck Christopher Dorner Dorner Entertainment Geography of California Human Interest Law enforcement Los Angeles Police Department National security Security Technology War Thomson Reuters Sat, 09 Feb 2013 19:30:20 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5751284 at http://www.globalpost.com REFILE-L.A. police to reopen probe into firing of fugitive ex-officer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/la-police-reopen-probe-firing-fugitive-ex-officer <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Fixes typo in fourth paragraph to murderer from murder)</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Los Angeles police officials will reopen an investigation into the 2008 firing of an officer wanted for three recent slayings, the police chief said on Saturday as he called for the man to turn himself in.</p> <p>The former Los Angeles officer, Christopher Dorner, 33, has been at the center of manhunt following the killing of three people in California over the last several days.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/la-police-reopen-probe-firing-fugitive-ex-officer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charlie Beck Dorner Thomson Reuters Sun, 10 Feb 2013 03:30:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5751482 at http://www.globalpost.com Police to probe firing of fugitive US cop killer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/police-probe-firing-fugitive-us-cop-killer <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 Saturday said they would reopen a probe that led to the dismissal of a fugitive ex-policeman being sought in the killings of three people for what he believed was his unfair firing.</p> <p>Police are hunting the snow-blanketed California mountains for Christopher Dorner, a 33-year-old disgruntled former LA Police Department (LAPD) officer who had threatened to murder police in a chilling online manifesto.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/police-probe-firing-fugitive-us-cop-killer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charlie Beck Christopher Dorner Dorner Los Angeles Police Department Technology AFP Sun, 10 Feb 2013 06:15:29 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5751528 at http://www.globalpost.com Million dollar reward for alleged US cop 'terrorist' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/million-dollar-reward-alleged-us-cop-terrorist <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 on Sunday announced a $1 million reward for information leading to the capture of an ex-cop accused of "domestic terrorism" in a murder spree that has claimed three lives.</p> <p>Investigators have been combing the snow-blanketed California mountains for Christopher Dorner, 33, a disgruntled former LA Police Department (LAPD) officer who had threatened to murder police in a chilling online manifesto.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/million-dollar-reward-alleged-us-cop-terrorist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Antonio Villaraigosa Christopher Dorner Disaster Dorner Los Angeles Police Department Technology AFP Sun, 10 Feb 2013 22:30:48 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5752143 at http://www.globalpost.com 'Single shot' heard in burning US fugitive cabin http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130213/single-shot-heard-burning-us-fugitive-cabin <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>A single gunshot was heard Tuesday as police moved in on a mountain cabin where former US policeman and suspected cop killer Christopher Dorner was believed to be barricaded, the LA Times reported.</p> <p>A Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) spokesman was meanwhile cited as saying the force believed that Dorner died inside the burning cabin near Big Bear, in the mountains east of Los Angeles.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130213/single-shot-heard-burning-us-fugitive-cabin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dorner Los Angeles Police Department AFP Wed, 13 Feb 2013 05:00:21 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5754148 at http://www.globalpost.com CORRECTED-UPDATE 5-Fugitive ex-LA cop believed dead after gun battle, fire http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/update-2-fugitive-ex-los-angeles-cop-believed-killed-fire-after <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Corrects day of standoff in sixth paragraph)</p> <p>By Dana Feldman</p> <p>SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Feb 13 (Reuters) - A cabin in the mountains above Los Angeles where fugitive and former cop Christopher Dorner is believed to have died following a gunfight with police was not purposely set on fire by law enforcement, the San Bernardino County sheriff said on Wednesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/update-2-fugitive-ex-los-angeles-cop-believed-killed-fire-after" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Antonio Villaraigosa Christopher Dorner Counter-terrorism Crime in Los Angeles, California Dorner Human Interest Labor Law Law enforcement Los Angeles Police Department National security San Bernardino, California Shootout Thomson Reuters Wed, 13 Feb 2013 16:15:58 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5754709 at http://www.globalpost.com Alleged cop killer's remains identified: US sheriff http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/alleged-cop-killers-remains-identified-us-sheriff <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>Human remains found in a burnt-out mountain cabin in California have been confirmed as those of alleged cop-killer Christopher Dorner, the local sheriff and coroner's office said Thursday.</p> <p>The 33-year-old was cornered in the cabin near the ski resort of Big Bear, two hours east of Los Angeles, on Tuesday after a six-day manhunt, but authorities had not confirmed his identity until medical records were checked.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/alleged-cop-killers-remains-identified-us-sheriff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christopher Dorner Disaster Dorner Law enforcement Los Angeles Police Department AFP Fri, 15 Feb 2013 01:47:14 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5756207 at http://www.globalpost.com