Los Angeles riots

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Los Angeles riots may refer to:

  • 1992 Los Angeles riots, following the acquittal of police officers accused of using excessive force against Rodney King
  • Watts riots, of 1965, following an arrest for drunk driving in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles
  • Zoot Suit Riots, in 1943, between Anglo servicemen stationed in the city, and Latino youths