Ex-LAPD Officer Wanted in Shootings

Former LAPD Officer Chris Dorner wanted for a series of shootings.

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Police investigators inspect a Los Angeles Police Department squad car where a police officer was shot on Magnolia Ave. over the Interstate 15 Freeway on February 7.
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Police stand guard near a bullet riddled Los Angeles Police Department squad car where a police officer was shot on Magnolia Ave. over the Interstate 15 Freeway on February 7.
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A freeway sign on the 91 Freeway flashes the car information of the getaway car believed to be used by a former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33.
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U.S. Department of Homeland Security officers search cars as they enter Mexico from the U.S. at the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego, California February 7, 2013.
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Police check vehicles on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 outside the Los Angeles Police Academy while a dragnet was set up across Southern California for ex-LAPD Officer Christopher Dorner, accused in a fatal rampage.
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Officers comb a hillside on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 in the San Bernardino Mountains in a search for ex-LAPD Officer Christopher Dorner, accused in a fatal rampage.
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A photo copy of a card of Chris Dorner, identifying him as a football player. Dorner is accused in a fatal rampage that left three people dead and wounded two others.
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BUENA PARK CA - FEBRUARY 07: A freeway sign on the 91 Freeway flashes the car information of the getaway car believed to be used by a former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, on February 7, 2013 in Buena Park, California. A former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, who had allegedly warned he would target law enforcement, is suspected of firing on two LAPD officers and ambushing two other officers, killing one. Dorner is also a suspect in two weekend killings of Monica Quan and Keith Lawrence who were found dead in a car inside a parking structure. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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SAN DIEGO, CA - FEBRUARY 7: San Diego Harbor Police guard the front gate at Naval Base Point Loma as police search for suspect, former LAPD officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, February 7, 2013 in San Diego, California. A manhunt is underway for Dorner, who is suspected of shooting at police officers in the Southern California area. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
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SAN DIEGO - FEBRUARY 7: San Diego Police officers lock down Naval Base Point Loma as police search for suspect, former LAPD officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, February 7, 2013 in San Diego, California. A manhunt is underway for Dorner, who is suspected of shooting at police officers in the Southern California area. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
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SAN DIEGO, CA - FEBRUARY 7: Federal agents walk past Naval security personnel after searching Naval Base Point Loma for suspect, former LAPD officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, February 7, 2013 in San Diego, California. A manhunt is underway for Dorner, who is suspected of shooting at police officers in the Southern California area. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
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SAN DIEGO - FEBRUARY 7: Police search for suspect, former LAPD officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, at a Holiday Inn February 7, 2013 in the Point Loma area of San Diego, California. A manhunt is underway for Dorner, who is suspected of shooting at police officers in the Los Angeles area. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
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SAN DIEGO - FEBRUARY 7: California Highway Patrol officers stand guard as police officers search for suspect, former LAPD officer Christopher Jordan Dorner at a hotel February 7, 2013 in the Point Loma area in San Diego, California. A manhunt is underway for Dorner, who is suspected of shooting at police officers in the Los Angeles area. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
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SAN DIEGO - FEBRUARY 7: Police search for suspect, former LAPD officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, at a Holiday Inn February 7, 2013 in the Point Loma area of San Diego, California. A manhunt is underway for Dorner, who is suspected of shooting at police officers in the Los Angeles area. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
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SAN DIEGO - FEBRUARY 7: Police search for suspect, former LAPD officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, at a Holiday Inn in the Point Loma area of San Diego, California February 7, 2013. A manhunt is underway for Dorner, who is suspected of shooting at police officers in the Los Angeles area. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 07: Pictures provided by Los Angeles Police Department of alleged suspect Christopher Dorner are displayed during briefing on February 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. A former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, who had allegedly warned he would target law enforcement, is suspected three police officers killing one. Dorner is also a suspect in two weekend killings of Monica Quan and Keith Lawrence who were found dead in a car inside a parking structure. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 07: Los Angeles Police Department officers are deployed around the police headquarters on February 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. A former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, who had allegedly warned he would target law enforcement, is suspected of firing on two LAPD officers and ambushing two other officers, killing one. Dorner is also a suspect in two weekend killings of Monica Quan and Keith Lawrence who were found dead in a car inside a parking structure. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 07: In this handout picture provided by Los Angeles Police Department , the alleged suspect Christopher Dorner is seen on February 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. A former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, who had allegedly warned he would target law enforcement, is suspected three police officers killing one. Dorner is also a suspect in two weekend killings of Monica Quan and Keith Lawrence who were found dead in a car inside a parking structure. (Photo by LAPD via Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 07: Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck gives a briefing on the case of Christopher Dorner, a fired LAPD officer wanted for three killings on February 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. A former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, who had allegedly warned he would target law enforcement, is suspected three police officers killing one. Dorner is also a suspect in two weekend killings of Monica Quan and Keith Lawrence who were found dead in a car inside a parking structure. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 07: Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck gives a briefing on the case of Christopher Dorner, the fired LAPD officer wanted for the revenge slayings of a college basketball coach and her fiance in thje city of Irvine and also believed responsible for the fatal shooting of a Riverside police officer at LAPD headquarters on February 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 07: Los Angeles Police Department helmets sit outside the police headquarters on February 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. A former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, who had allegedly warned he would target law enforcement, is suspected of firing on two LAPD officers and ambushing two other officers, killing one. Dorner is also a suspect in two weekend killings of Monica Quan and Keith Lawrence who were found dead in a car inside a parking structure. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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Officers close off the area near the shooting in Corona that injured an officer en route to protect individuals named in the suspect's manifesto.
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The amber alert system is used to inform motorists of a manhunt underway for a former Los Angeles officer suspected of going on a killing spree, Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 in Riverside, Calif. There were two separate overnight shootings about 60 miles east of Los Angeles in Riverside County that investigators believe involved former LA police officer Christopher Dorner, who�s also the main suspect in the weekend killing of a couple whose bodies were found in Irvine. ( AP Photo/Nick Ut)
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Police respond in Riverside, Calif., early Thursday morning, Feb. 7, 2013, after one officer was killed and another critically wounded in a shoot out with a murder suspect. Police were searching for a former Los Angeles police officer sought for two weekend killings , and who threatened to kill police. There were two separate overnight shootings about 60 miles east of Los Angeles in Riverside County that investigators believe involved former LA police officer Christopher Dorner, who's also the main suspect in the weekend killing of a couple whose bodies were found in Irvine. He was fired in 2008 for making false statements. (AP Photo/Kevin Warn)
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Signs all across the state alerted drivers to the vehicle belonging to former LAPD officer Chris Dorner, wanted in a statewide manhunt.
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Police gathered at Spanish Landing to search for the possible murder suspect Christopher Dorner.
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Former police officer and Navy reservist Christopher Jordan Dorner, pictured here in a photo from a 2006 LAPD newsletter, was identified on Wednesday as the person wanted in connection with the slayings of Monica Quan, 28, and her fiancé, Keith Lawrence, 27, in Irvine.
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Heavily armed Riverside officers direct traffic near the scene of a shooting Thursday morning. Inset - the suspect in the shooting Chris Dorner, 33.
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Police warn that Christopher Jordan Dorner is still at large
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Monica Quan, 28, and her fiancé, Keith Lawrence, 27, were fatally shot Sunday while sitting in their car on the top level of a parking structure in the 2100 block of Scholarship Drive, according to Irvine police. Dorner is a suspect in this shooting.
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From left to right, Megan Wood, Melinda Dorsey and Jessica Garrett plead for the public’s help in solving a double homicide in Irvine. The shooting killed Wood and Garrett’s cousin Keith Lawrence and his fiancée.
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Keith Lawrence, 27, and Monica Quan, 28, were found shot to death in their car in an Irvine parking garage. Quan's father was the first Asian-American to become an LAPD captain, and also worked on the Asian Gang Task Force. In his manifesto, Dorner repeatedly refers to a Randy Quan as being involved in his firing.
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San Diego police officers question a shuttle driver early Thursday after he reported finding Dorner's badge.
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The badge was found at 2521 Pacific Highway in San Diego.
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A generic image of a Nissan Titan pickup truck - the same vehicle Dorner is believed to be driving.
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The CHP released this photo of Chris Dorner with a statewide Blue Alert on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013.
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Police gathered at Spanish Landing to search for the possible murder suspect Christopher Dorner.
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Police gathered at Spanish Landing to search for the possible murder suspect Christopher Dorner.
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Officers are investigating the possibility that an attempted theft at the Southwestern Yacht Club in San Diego may be connected to Dorner.
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An elderly man called police reporting a heavy set man in his 30s and dark clothing tied him up and tried to steal his 42-foot boat.
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Aerial views show dozens of police officers search for the suspect.
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Aerial views show dozens of police officers search for the suspect.
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Feb. 7, 2013: An aerial view of a burned truck discovered in the Big Bear area.
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Riverside police respond to a scene of a shooting that left an officer dead and a second wounded on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. The case was believed to be a part of a rampage by ex-LAPD Officer Christopher Dorner, whose online manifesto said he was targeting law enforcement.
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Police believe this image is of the 2005 Nissan Titan driven by Christopher Dorner. Dorner, an ex-LAPD police officer, is suspected in the Feb. 3 slayings of Monica Quan and Keith Lawrence in Irvine, and the shooting death of a Riverside police officer on Feb. 7.
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LAPD Chief Charlie Beck talks on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 about fired LAPD officer, Christopher Dorner, who is accused of going on a deadly rampage and laying out his firing in an online manifesto.
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Officers are investigating the possibility that an attempted theft at the Southwestern Yacht Club in San Diego may be connected to Dorner.
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On Friday, the search for Dorner continued in the Big Bear area amid continuing snow.
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Meanwhile, in La Palma, investigators served a search warrant on Dorner's mother's home.
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Bags of evidence were removed.
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U.S. Marshals and an Orange County Regional Computer Forensic Laboratory unit was on scene, along with Irvine and La Palma police.
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Dorner's mother and sister were cooperating with the search, officials said.
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Photos of Dorner were released from an Orange County hotel. The surveillance camera images were taken Jan. 28, Irvine police said.
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Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Saturday, Feb. 9, had a message for Dorner. "Turn yourself in because we will find you," Villaraigosa said. "You have disgraced the public safety, the police profession. Turn yourself in."
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