* Off-duty officer killed in Atwater traffic accident: The officer assigned to the Northeast Division died when the motorcycle he was riding to work was involved in an accident this morning near Fletcher Drive and Larga Avenue in Atwater Village, reports LA Now. The identity of the officer, a father of five children, had not been released, and the accident was still under investigation.
* Update: The officer has been identified as Kenneth Aragon. “Officer Aragon worked in the Community Relations unit and created the police athletic league for our youth,” said Northeast Division Capt. Bill Murphy. “He did a tremendous amount of work helping our kids. He was a great guy.”