Mood 'tense' among LA police as ex-cop vows to hunt them

2 deputies were 'on the edge,' they said, monitoring the police radio and the latest news about the rogue ex-cop


By Michael Martinez
CNN.com

LOS ANGELES — A veteran Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy and his younger partner sat tensely in their car Thursday in the same patrol district where a former LAPD cop — now on the run, accused in three killings — used to work.

The two deputies were "on the edge," they said, monitoring the police radio and the latest news about the rogue ex-cop who has pledged to kill officers in and out of uniform.

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