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Tension Between LAPD and D.A. in Jackson Case

2/4/2010 2:15 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

LAPD officials feel slighted by the Los Angeles County District Attorney in the Michael Jackson case, and the cops made their point clear in a secret meeting yesterday .... law enforcement sources tell TMZ.

LAPD and D.A. in Michael Jackson Case

Sources say there was a "high level meeting" yesterday between officials from both departments. The D.A. had kept the LAPD in the dark over the arrest and prosecution of Dr. Conrad Murray. In fact, until yesterday the LAPD was not informed of any plan for the arrest or surrender of Murray on involuntary manslaughter charges.

We reported earlier in the week that lawyers for Dr. Conrad Murray had been in touch with the D.A. and planned to drive the doctor themselves to the courthouse where he would be arraigned. That plan would have completely excluded the LAPD from the process.

The D.A.'s plan was especially maddening for the LAPD because detectives in the Robbery Homicide Division had spent months putting the complicated case together. Inside sources say it's one of the best, most thorough investigations the LAPD has conducted in years.

The upshot of yesterday's meeting -- the D.A. and LAPD made a plan -- the LAPD will place Dr. Murray under arrest on Friday morning, handcuff and book him, then take him to court at 1:30 where he will be arraigned.

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76.

Who Cares reads a wonder    

YES get GRACE she set this up She got the DRUGS for MICHAEL when the jury gets her story.WELL the conviction is out the window.

1619 days ago
77.

Who Cares reads a wonder    

wow forgot about GRACE and her role in the DRUGS and Michael used her for years.She keep the family away from him.That caused him more harm than good.The REAL BAD ""GUY"" IS THE BAD ""GIRL"" get her now

1619 days ago
78.

cathy is morphed has morphed into a jackass    

"Wow.....I feel the need to remind some people here that in this country you are innocent until proven guilty."

Those are your very own words Marianne. The very same opinion/concept likewise applies also to Conrad Murray.

Posted at 11:27AM on Feb 4th 2010 by Tellitlikeitis



no it doesn't because he said he did it.

1619 days ago
79.

WOW    

I can't believe people still believe Michael Jackson was a pedophile! ROFLMAO!!! People are so stupid and ignorant. The truth is out there you dummies! Go do some research instead of wasting your energy and posting hate while following these celeb dramas on TMZ.
For the record, I am not a Michael Jackson fan. I simply took the time research and seek the truth after the man passed away.
In fact, EvanChandler's suicide proves that no matter what people say or feel GOD has final judgement. Michael's kind soul and spirit is so strong, he will never die. Michael was one in a million (to say the LEAST) ... However ignorant fools are a dime a dozen and the world pays for your hatred every day.

1619 days ago
80.

um, no thanks    

One would assume had his family alerted the media about his doctor shopping and drug addiction it may have not only saved his life but most likely would have kept physicians from being so manipulated by him.
Guess no one wanted to bite the hand but they share responsibility on some level if you ask me.
One call to a media outlet saying we have a problem with Michael and want to let unsuspecting doctors know he has a problem and please do not be manipulated or tricked into giving our doctor shopping brother drugs.


Lots of blame to go around with this deal.

1619 days ago
81.

APRIL    

RIGHT ON VERONICA

1619 days ago
82.

michaelacarterallen    

Um...i think this is really attracting blasphemous nuts! ARE U KIDDING ME? GODLIKE/ CHILDLIKE AT HEART? Childlike at heart means they have no ability to know right from wrong and arent responsible for any dangerouse/illegal activity...which this PERSON clearly did...if you have computers full of ANYONES pictures besides your FAMILY, u also ARE A NUT. Saying MICHAEL JACKSON IS CHILDLIKE is just another way to excuse his actions...and HE called himself CHILDLIKE before anybody else did...yuck-gives me the freakin creeps.

1619 days ago
83.

Who Cares reads a wonder    

Staple Center is owned by AEG let's have the COURT IN THE STAPLE CENTER then the whole world can see this and LAUGH AT CALIFORNIA again SAVE MONEY OR SELL THE COURT HEARINGS ON C-SPAN A&E GET EVERYBODY IN ON THIS WE CAN MAKE MONEY and California taxpayers are off the HOOK for the costs.

1619 days ago
84.

Who Cares reads a wonder    

roll out the casket and do this IN THE CENTER sell tickets DO IT THE JACKSON WAY make money on you.A big show in the STAPLE CENTER is the MICHAEL JACKSON STYLE the show must go on.

1619 days ago
85.

thairiny    

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2L8vs8aZzk

Yes, i m sorry, but i believe

1619 days ago
86.

Who Cares reads a wonder    

great idea WE ALL CAN FIT IN.The tickets can be sold by AEG JUST LIKE THEY DID BEFORE.The police DA cia fbi dea we all can sit down and have a nice day in court.Turn on the A/C the jumbo TV send it around the WORLD SO ALL THE WORLD CAN VIEW THE STORY OF THE CENTURY LIVE ON TV. now this is a million dollars idea I take 10% small number for this HUGE IDEA.

1619 days ago
87.

cathy is morphed has morphed into a jackass    

In fact, EvanChandler's suicide proves that no matter what people say or feel GOD has final judgement. Michael's kind soul and spirit is so strong, he will never die. Michael was one in a million (to say the LEAST) ... However ignorant fools are a dime a dozen and the world pays for your hatred every day.

Posted at 11:38AM on Feb 4th 2010 by WOW


And Michael Jackson's death shows God's judgement that he was guilty by your own reasoning.

1619 days ago
88.

Linda Lovelest    

* Conrad Murray has fully co-operated with the investigation. And has repeatedly stated that he administered nothing that morning that should have resulted in Michael Jackson's death.

And BTW...any comparisons of God/Jesus Christ...to Michael Jacksons life....are pathetic. ONLY MJfanatics and fans are guilty of doing this....fans of any other famous equally or more so philanthropic celebrity (and there are countless) would never carry their admiration that far....ONLY MICHAEL JACKSON FANS.
That fact alone speaks volumes in regard to the world's opinion of Michael Jackson AND his fans.

1619 days ago
89.

Dr. DMgemini63    

Yuna @ 12 Do us all a favor, take your friend's advice; go to the site you listed so you can stop whoring yourself here and on other sites using different names. IDIOT, do you really think that crap works?

1619 days ago
90.

kimberly    

janalal4 you ROCK!!! You've just described how I and millions of others of Michael Jackson's fans truly feel about Michael Jackson. I feel just like YOU.

I AM TRULY HONORED TO BE ONE OF MICHAEL JACKSON'S FANS!

Justice for Michael Jackson!

I LOVE YOU MORE MICHAEL JACKSON!!
RIP

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