249 entries

Category: Public Safety

Alhambra Police Department Launches WeChat to Communicate with Young, Immigrant Chinese Speakers

Alhambra PD launched a WeChat account in addition to Weibo, a Chinese Twitter. WeChat is a popular text messaging application for Chinese speakers.
categories City AffairsNeighborhoodsPublic SafetyRace/Ethnic RelationsScience & Technology

5 Disney Employees Contract Measles

Outbreak grows to 70 cases.
categories BusinessHealthPublic Safety

More Cases of Measles Confirmed

Local public health officials have confirmed 59 cases of measles in California residents since the end of December 2014, Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer, announced Wednesday.
categories HealthPublic Safety

Disappearance of 43 Mexican Students Reverberates in Long Beach

After promoting a Los Angeles protest on Facebook, the 26-year-old started to receive online threats.
categories International AffairsJusticePublic SafetyYouth

Farmworker Women Speaking Up on Domestic Violence

Workshops for farmworker women are helping to counter misinformation and challenge some internalized attitudes about abuse.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsPublic Safety

Measles Cases Linked to Disneyland

Nine people who visited Disneyland or Disney California Adventure Park in December have confirmed cases of measles, according to the investigating officials from the California Department of Public Health.
categories BusinessHealthPublic Safety

Serial Robber Targeting Korean Women in L.A.

Police are seeking a man suspected of assaulting and robbing four Korean women in Los Angeles between November and December of last year.
categories CrimePublic Safety

Study Exposes Nursing Home Residents’ Aggression Against Each Other

New research reveals that one in five nursing home residents suffer verbal, physical or sexual abuse by other--often mentally disturbed--residents.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealthPublic Safety

The Asian Journal Yearend Report – 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, the Asian Journal editorial team takes a look back at the top news stories of the year.
categories HealthImmigrationInternational AffairsJusticeMediaPoliticsPublic SafetyRace/Ethnic RelationsSports

Free, Free Chol Soo Lee

As this nation seethed, wept and marched this past month over a spate of African American male deaths at the hands of police officers from Ferguson to New York, a little known figure who embodied the painful, lasting consequences of racism in the justice system quietly left the world.
categories JusticePublic SafetyRace/Ethnic Relations
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