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Rodney King Net Worth is $1.25 Million.

Rodney King Net Worth is $1.25 Million. Rodney King is an American who was involved with the LAPD police brutality case, he has a net worth of $1.25 million. Rodney King has earned his net worth from his lawsuit against the Los Angeles Police Departm Rodney Glen King is best known as a victim in a police brutality case involving the Los Angeles Police Department on March 3, 1991. A bystander, George Holliday, videotaped much of the incident from a distance.
The footage showed seven officers surrounding the solitary King, with several LAPD officers repeatedly striking a helpless King with their batons while the other officers stood by watching, without taking any action to stop the beating. A portion of this footage was aired by news agencies around the world, causing public outrage that increased tension between the local black community and the LAPD and increased anger over police brutality, racism and social inequalities in Los Angeles.
Four LAPD officers were later tried in a state court for the beating; three were acquitted and the jury failed to reach a verdict for the fourth. The announcement of the acquittals sparked the 1992 Los Angeles riots. A later federal trial for civil rights violatio...
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‘Can’t We All Just Get Along?’: Anniversary Of L.A. Riots A Reminder That Racial Inequality Persists in America

On March 3, 1991, a man named Rodney King led the Los Angeles Police Department on a high-speed chase through the city. Voice of America News reports that when they finally caught up to him, the officers pulled King out of his car and relentlessly kicked ...
Posted: April 29, 2016, 4:40 pm

Willie Williams, First African-American LAPD Chief Who Took Control Of Department After 1992 Riots, Dies

Willie Williams, the ex-LAPD chief who helped regain control of the department and put it back in the public’s favor following the 1992 police beating of motorist Rodney G. King, and subsequent riots, has died. He was 72-years-old. Willie Williams was ...
Posted: April 28, 2016, 9:39 am

Willie L. Williams, first black police chief in Philadelphia and LA who took over following Rodney King riots, dies at age 72

Los Angeles Police Chief Willie L. Williams, here in 1997, was the first black police chief in LA and Philadelphia. ATLANTA — Willie L. Williams, who was the first black police chief in Philadelphia and in Los Angeles, where he took over in the wake of ...
Posted: April 27, 2016, 8:21 pm

On Anniversary of LA Riots, Racial Inequality Still an Issue

Rodney King had been caught by police after a high-speed car chase a year earlier, and an amateur cameraman filmed as the officers pulled him from his vehicle and kicked, beat and clubbed him for more than a minute. The tape was released to news outlets ...
Posted: April 29, 2016, 7:37 am

Rodney King Shared A Profound Lesson From The LA Riots Just Before His Death

In 1992, Rodney King became a household name after he, a black man, was brutally beaten by four white Los Angeles police officers who were later found not guilty of felony assault. The incident, which was caught on videotape, sparked outrage throughout the ...
Posted: April 29, 2016, 9:10 am
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