Daniel Rivera Killed by Los Angeles Police Department

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Category: Police - City
Old Crime Scene Address:
13400 Wingo St.
Mapping Police Violence:

Officers responded to a call at about 6 p.m. Daniel Rivera allegedly removed a window screen from one residence and entered the garage of another. Witnesses reportedly told police they observed Rivera trespassing on their property and apparently talking to himself. Rivera scaled a chain-link fence and dropped down into a reservoir. A struggle began when officers tried to handcuff Rivera. Rivera was shocked with stun guns. Once handcuffed, Rivera stopped struggling and died.

Agency: Los Angeles Police Department

Motive: erratic behavior

Confrontation Type: Mental Health/Welfare Check

Service Call: Yes

Official Disposition: Pending investigation

Victim Name: Daniel Rivera

Death Date: August 14, 2020

County: Los Angeles

Geography: Urban

Gender: Male

Age: 37

Race: Hispanic

Cause of Death: Tasered

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: Yes

Armed: Unarmed/Did Not Have Actual Weapon

Weapon: no object

Threat Level: other

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