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Los Angeles: "Prohibition" Time

Writes samsebeskazal: “Stumbled upon archive newspaper Los Angeles Times and was unable to get past their pictures since” Prohibition. ” Criminals, police crime scenes, etc. Where can add to your photos a more detailed description. ”
Source: Zhzhurnal / samsebeskazal

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1. Detective Oscar Bauer poses with Tommy Hahn in his hands. Machine without cages. 1925

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2. Bauer and colleagues. 1925

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3. Questioning bank robber caught in the act. 1932

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4. “Red Riot” – a demonstration of the unemployed in Los Angeles held by the leadership of the local communist leaders. 1930

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5. Police Detective Eddie Nolan was arrested for murder. 1931

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6. Detectives LAPD posing with guns in their hands. 1925

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7. A police officer stands next to a member of the “Black Legion,” an underground organization separated from the Ku Klux Klan and actively fought with blacks, Jews and Catholics. Its members practiced ritual murder, in its ranks were more than 10,000 people. 1936

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8. The members of the unit to combat the trafficking of alcohol. 1920

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9. Police officers at the court hearing. 1929

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10. The police, along with bank employees Belvedere State during the reconstruction of his robbery. 1923

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11. Two detectives demonstrate suitcase with explosives that was used in an attempt to rob a bank. 1932

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12. Bootlegger McDonald, nicknamed “Sock” at the Municipal Court of Los Angeles.

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13. Bootlegger Harry Alpine in jail after charges against him in the shooting. 1925

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14. Prosecutor Dell Schweitzer. 1928

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15. Sheriff, along with members of the search team looking for the body of one of the victims of James Watson. He was married to about 16 women, 7 of whom were killed. Was caught when his last wife there were suspicions about him, and she hired a private investigator. He opened the scheme to which Watson posted an ad in the newspaper about the acquaintance, got married, and then appropriated their property. Watson was sentenced for life in prison and died in 1939 of pneumonia. 1920

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16. Watson was accompanied by two sheriffs. 1920

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17. Clara Phillips goes to court by police. Phillips was accused of murdering her husband’s mistress during an argument. As a murder weapon she used a hammer and buried the body in a vacant lot. With the help of her husband, she was able to escape to Honduras during the hearing of her case, but was later caught by police and returned to the United States. 1922

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18. New and old police badges. 1927

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19. The icon of the police chief of Los Angeles. 1926

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20. Motovzvod Los Angeles Police lined up for inspection. 1924

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21. Police exhumed the body of the murder. 1920

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22. The prisoners in the cell of one of the police stations in Los Angeles. 1920

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23. Police are investigating the case of a bank robbery Pacific National. 1928

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24. Reid Chinese illegal gambling house.

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25. Civilian workers of the police department of Los Angeles are in the queue for the surrender of a fingerprint. 1928

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26. Judge Carlos Hardy helpers during the hearing. 1920

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27. Detectives are studying dynamite sticks and cords that were found under one of the aqueducts. 1924

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28. Inmates in the jail cell Lincoln Heights. 1925

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29. Two detectives are studying the remains of a woman named Grace Young, found in the basement of a house in a suburb of Los Angeles. He was killed by her husband, who would thus inherit the condition, Young inherited from his first marriage. 1925

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30. Minnie Kennedy journalist interviews a diver on while searching the body of a murdered woman. 1926

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31. Convicted killer Russell Beytsel shaves another inmate in the county jail cell. 1928

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32. The suspect in the murder of David Clark plays cards with other inmates in a prison cell. 1931

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33. Winnie Judd, nicknamed “killer with the bags” in the car immediately after his arrest. Jad killed his girlfriend, then dismembered her body and wrap it in a few road suitcases, went by train to Los Angeles. Employee baggage car felt something unpleasant odor and noticed a strange stains on one of the suitcases. Thinking that the meat inside is missing animal he demanded Judd open it. She said that she does not have a key, and ran away. Police arrived and found luggage uncovered inside of the body. Judd has been on the wanted list and is caught in a month. Was sentenced to life imprisonment, but later declared mentally ill and transferred to a mental hospital in Arizona. From there, she ran six times, but each time she caught. For the seventh time she was finally able to leave not caught, and then she got to San Francisco, where he got a job with living in a wealthy family. She was able to work there for six and a half years and only then was caught again. After spending 2 more in the hospital, she was set free. She died in 1998 aged 93 years. Photos of 1931.

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34. Detectives and an expert in fingerprint study the murder weapon.

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35. Detectives in the classroom on fire. 1935

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36. Branch Bank of America after the robbery. 1932

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37. Police Captain inspects the piano in the house of Paul Wright, where he shot his wife and best friend. After his arrest, Wright explained that he found his wife and his best friend hugging on a bench in front of a piano, and then lost his mind, pulled out a gun and killed them both. Thanks to the clever lawyer, the court found Wright’s insane, after which he was released. Killing two people he had neither the day nor sat in jail. 1937

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38. A police officer poses with tsirkachke. 1935

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39. Accused in double murder of Albert Dower poses during fingerprinting. His victims included two schoolgirls whose bodies he then threw in a landfill in a suburb of Los Angeles. 1937

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40. 22-year-old former Marine Nelson Bower shows the detectives where he had hidden the body of his 42-year-old wife, whom he killed with dumbbells, because she refused to give him a divorce. 1937

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41. The house where he remained millionaire William Gettla. He was kidnapped from his own home during a party dedicated to new home after the police received a letter demanding ransom. After five days Gettl was released during a special operation to transfer the money. Before the house label with a price-per-view scene. 1934.

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42. Sergent police with physical evidence in a murder case in which fingerprints were found. 1927

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43. The ringleader of a gang of Jewish Philadelphia, promoter of boxing matches and bootlegger Mac Hoff, nicknamed “Boo-boo.”


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