Los Angeles police investigating whether council members were recorded illegally

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Los Angeles Police are investigating whether the recording that captured city council members racist remarks was made illegally Los Angeles Police detectives are investigating how a recording of city council members meeting in private last year was made and by whom The tape posted on Reddit included racist remarks from those at the meeting police chief Michael Moore says council members Kevin de Leon and Gil saidel and labor head Ron Herrera asked for the investigation They approached the department on Friday this past Friday and requested that we conduct an investigation into the illegal recording of their private conversation Council president Nouri Martinez resigned after the tape was made public The group was heard using racist language to mock colleagues as well as one councilman's young black son while they plan to protect Latino political strength in council districts I'm Tim

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