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'Shield' gives fans perfect ending

...without fail, it was superb. This was a cop show that demanded words like "gritty" and "raw." Its protagonist, LAPD Detective Vic Mackey, was a vigilante lawman in the roughest district of Los Angeles. As he fought lawlessness with his own...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/23/ent_501225.shtml
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Third 'Rush Hour' hits a lot of speed bumps

...has been dragged back to cash in one more time. The script finds Mr. Chan's Inspector Lee and Mr .Tucker's LAPD Detective Carter reteaming after Chinese Ambassador Han (Tzi Ma) is shot by an assassin in Los Angeles. They're trying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/09/mov_138918.shtml
Movies
TV Lookout: highlights (and lowlights) for the week ahead

...every character richly drawn and all of them compromised, if only by blindness to the villainy pervading the force. LAPD Detective Vic Mackey (played by the terrific Michael Chiklis) continues on his freewheeling, often ferocious ways, still...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/08/tel_408128.shtml
Television
At the Movies: '2 Fast 2 Furious'

...guilty-pleasure nugget to a blindingly high sheen. The blindingly beautiful Walker is back as Brian O'Connor, an undercover LAPD detective in the first film who's been stripped of his badge and is racing souped-up street rockets for kicks in Miami...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/06/mov_377695.shtml
Movies
Mistrial declared in Notorious B.I.G. wrongful death lawsuit

...an evidence room. Perez was the focus of most of the recently discovered documents, which had been sitting in an LAPD detective's desk drawer until late last month. The detective said he forgot about them, a claim Cooper called "absolutely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/08/ent_458082.shtml
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Trial to reveal investigation into rapper's slaying

...home address, according to an affidavit filed by an LAPD detective and released by Wallace's family Monday. And then...lawsuit. According to a theory advanced by former LAPD Detective Russell Poole - who's scheduled to testify - Mack...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/22/mus_456699.shtml
Music
At the Movies: 'Paparazzi'

...revenge, which is mildly amusing to watch, though his tactics are pretty far-fetched. Dennis Farina plays the LAPD detective who investigates Bo's crash, and continues digging when the photographers start having accidents of their own...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/04/mov_427548.shtml
Movies
At the Movies: 'Collateral'

...sitting in each other's laps, giving the film a claustrophobic tenseness. All the while, they're being chased by LAPD detective Fanning, played by the always-solid Mark Ruffalo, who doesn't get nearly enough screen time. Jada Pinkett Smith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/06/mov_424486.shtml
Movies
TV Lookout: highlights (and lowlights) for the week ahead

...m. Sunday). After growing up a street tough in New York City, Rico Amonte becomes a cop when his brother, an LAPD detective, brings him out West to get him out of trouble. Danni Nucci stars as a displaced New Yorker trying to fit in with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/29/tel_392403.shtml
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