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Category: Public Safety

Montebello Police Talk Gun Safety, But Few Show Up To Listen

Police expect to hold more local town halls
categories NeighborhoodsPublic Safety

California County Could be State's First to Ban Fracking

A majority on the Butte County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to draft an ordinance that would ban the practice known as hydraulic fracturing.
categories BusinessCity AffairsGreen NewsHealthNeighborhoodsPoliticsPublic Safety

School Shootings and Cyberbullying: Alhambra Police Talk Student Safety

Reporter Corps sat down with Police Chief Mark Yokoyama, Capt. Clifford Mar, Sgt. Jerry Johnson, and School Resource Officer Brandon Cardella to discuss school safety in Alhambra.
categories EducationNeighborhoodsPublic SafetyScience & TechnologyYouth

Anti-Fracking Activists Head to Sacramento

Environmental activists are leaving via bus on Saturday, March 15 to attend the Don't Frack California rally in Sacramento and to support Senator Holly Mitchell in her fight to get SB 1132 passed.
categories BusinessCity AffairsGreen NewsHealthPoliticsPublic Safety

Pinkberry Co-Founder Given 7-Year Sentence for Beating Homeless Man

The co-founder of frozen yogurt chain Pinkberry was sentenced to seven years in state prison for beating a panhandler with a tire iron in 2011, according to the Los Angeles Times.
categories BusinessJusticePublic Safety

Fracking Question Looms Over California Congressional Race

The role fracking will play in the future of this Central California county could depend on who wins the June 3 special election.
categories BusinessGreen NewsNeighborhoodsPoliticsPublic Safety

Groups Say El Super Grocery Chain Stores Are a ‘Threat to Public Health’

El Super says labor agreement is real reason behind ‘false charges.’
categories BusinessHealthNeighborhoodsPublic SafetyRace/Ethnic Relations

Supervisors Approve Expansion of Services for Homeless Families

The Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to expand a program providing a combination of crisis intervention, emergency shelter, mental health care and housing services to homeless families.
categories City AffairsFamily/Inter-generational NewsNeighborhoodsPoliticsPublic SafetyWeathering the Storm

‘We Feel Unsafe,’ People Tell Police at Hollenbeck Town Hall

At a town hall meeting last week in Boyle Heights sponsored by Los Angeles Police Dept. Hollenbeck Division, residents told police officers that despite data police say shows crime is down in their eastside neighborhood, they do not feel safe.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsNeighborhoodsPublic Safety

Emergency Disaster Training Returns to Montebello After Long Absence

The Montebello Fire Department and Park Avenue Christian Church are partnering to offer free CERT training to Montebello residents.
categories City AffairsNeighborhoodsPublic Safety
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