September 14, 2020
Two Los Angeles police officers are in a critical condition after being shot in what police are calling an ambush. Video of the incident shows a figure approach the officers' vehicle, before opening fire and running away. Los Angeles Sheriff Alex Villanueva called the act "cowardly", while the suspect remains at large. Almost 40 US police officers were killed in the line of duty in 2020, FBI statistics show eight of them the victims of an ambush.