Los Angeles riots

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Los Angeles riots may refer to:

  • 1992 Los Angeles riots or Rodney King riots, a series of riots, lootings, arsons, and civil disturbance that occurred in Los Angeles County in 1992, following the acquittal of police officers on trial regarding a police brutality incident involving Rodney King
  • Watts riots, of 1965, a series of riots in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles following an arrest for drunk driving
  • Zoot Suit Riots, a series of riots in 1943 during World War II that broke out in Los Angeles between Anglo American sailors and Marines stationed in the city, and Latino youths