Video of LAPD Breaking Up Large Party is Very Much a 'He Said, She Said' Situation
An apparent loud family birthday party in Pacoima drew a large police response in the early hours of Sunday morning, which was partially caught on video. Uploaded to YouTube, the description explains that officers were responding to loud noise complaints. Here's what they say happened before the video begins:
The daughter, brother, mother, and a cousin were already there to speak with the police. The owner follows. The officers ask for the music to remain off. If the music (acoustic) were to remain on they would fine the owner $1,500. At this time the helicopter arrives over the backyard of the residence. Angered by the owner's question about the fine, the officer then yells at the owner to have everyone out in 30 seconds or he'll call in "the team".