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29/04/1992 Rodney King riots begin

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Top 5 Facts: 1992 LA Riots

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Korean Store Owners Defend Their Property With Firearms During Rodney King Riots

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Rodney King riots in Los Angeles | Live KABC reports from 25 years ago

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Ride Along With A Police Officer During The LA Riots | NBC Nightly News

The Los Angeles riots were a series of riots, lootings, arsons, and civil disturbances that occurred in Los Angeles County, California. The unrest began in South Central Los Angeles after a trial jury acquitted four officers of the Los Angeles Police Department for usage of excessive force in the arrest and beating of Rodney King.
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