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Nearly two decades ago, my older brother Monte Cullors was incarcerated by Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies at the Pitchess Detention Center, ... (Oakland voters approved a similar ballot measure in 2016, creating a commission to oversee the city's police department and giving it subpoena power.). Black Lives Matter
And right now, as they travel from city to city in Southern California, waving flags and speaking out, their voices are being heard. ..... On April 3, Schaper went from a Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors meeting (where the talk was about the U.S. Census excluding non-citizens) to a council meeting ...

Los Angeles County prosecutors filed a murder charge against the producer last month, following a two-year investigation by LAPD Valley homicide detectives into the ... She was found in the garage of a Studio City home in the 12000 block of Landale Street atop blankets with a suicide note in her hand.
Activists will camp overnight outside Los Angeles City Hall this weekend to demand swift action to help homeless women. Their goal? To get the city to spend $20 million to shelter 1,000 women by August. The latest campaign by the #SheDoes movement comes as Mayor Eric Garcetti is set to release ...
In March of last year, Los Angeles County voters approved Measure H, a big plan to address soaring rates of homelessness. The vote came four months after residents in the city of Los Angeles signed off on Measure HHH, a $1.2 billion initiative to build 10,000 units of housing for homeless residents ... strategy
... as the city moves forward on an ambitious and long-awaited transit project that will connect the airport to Los Angeles County's growing mass transit system. ... To applause from a City Hall audience, the Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved up to $4.9 billion to design, ...

Los Angeles County officials released a proposed $30.8-billion budget for the next fiscal year Monday, emphasizing the need to combat and prevent ... It is three times the size of the budget of the city of Los Angeles, though smaller than that of New York City, which has a consolidated city-county system ... homeless
In Los Angeles County, 11,000 units fall into the public-private partnership category, CHPC said in its presentation last week. As Next City has covered, L.A. officials are scrambling to deal with an unprecedented housing and homelessness crisis. L.A. Metro has studied placing supportive services on ...
Let's go back half a century: Los Angeles County and the City of Pasadena agreed to build a 963-space Police parking garage in 1966. In 1989, the current Police building was constructed, and the garage entrance was shifted to Ramona Street on the south side of the building. Pasadena paid $2 million ...
Martinez's absence is another setback for the 1.2-square-mile city in southeast Los Angeles County. More than a week ago, investigators with the Los Angeles County district attorney's office descended on the working-class town to serve searched warrants at City Hall, the city's maintenance contractor and ... Los Angeles
From left to right, Santa Clarita City Council Mayor Laurene Weste and Valencia High School student stand in the school's new recycling bins in front of ... In 2012, the city partnered with Hart district, the Los Angeles County Supervisors and the Conservation Corps to establish and support a student-led ... Los Angeles
The operation comes as city leaders and the Los Angeles Police Department are working to revise rules for working with ICE and other federal immigration enforcement agencies. LAPD chief Charlie Beck issued an internal, 11-page memo that includes some updates to department procedures for working ... Los Angeles
The entourage included managers from the county's public works department, county CEO Frank Kim, county Supervisor Todd Spitzer, city council ... last September persuaded her fellow leaders to declare a state of emergency over homelessness in her city, drew Carter's attention to an especially large ... Los Angeles
Pico Rivera city council could seek resignation of anti-military teacher ... Gregory Salcido is expected to make his first public appearance at the Pico Rivera city council meeting since making the comments Jan. 26. ... Deputies of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department will attend the meeting, Capt. Los Angeles
During a recent session at the Los Angeles Public CIO Academy,* city and county IT leaders discussed the challenges they are leaning into and the ... For Mohammed Al Rawi, CIO of Los Angeles County Parks and Recreation, emerging technology is about more than business efficiency — it's also ... Los Angeles
With new funding starting to flow in from voter-approved Measure H, service agencies throughout Los Angeles County are busy training new hires as efforts ... On Thursday, a second building funded by the city of Los Angeles' Proposition HHH — the housing companion to Measure H — will break ground in ... Los Angeles

People hold up signs calling on Councilman Gregory Salcido to resign during a Pico Rivera City Council meeting. ... The controversy thrust the small, working-class city in southeast Los Angeles County into the national limelight, even catching the attention of White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly, ... Los Angeles
Since her appointment, Tinkham said, she has held town hall meetings with employees and started to examine internal budget and human resources systems to look for "potential areas of improvement." Tinkham said she knows that the staff of the public defender's office cares deeply about protecting the ... Los Angeles
The proposed law would slash parking requirements and allow homeless housing projects of up to 120 units in much of the city — and as large as 200 in .... The program, which includes case managers and other staff on site, is funded by the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health, said the Rev. Los Angeles
The 105 violated environmental laws, displaced more than 25,000 people and left behind a legacy of noise and pollution in some of Los Angeles County's poorest neighborhoods. After decades of delays and bitter litigation, its price tag rose to $2.2 billion, making it the most expensive roadway ever built in ... Los Angeles
Westmont, an unincorporated slice of land between Los Angeles and Inglewood, is one of the most violent neighborhoods in Los Angeles County, despite a countywide drop in homicides over the past decade. Weber's killing comes a year and a half after that of Carnell Snell Jr., an 18-year-old college ... Los Angeles
Essential California: A plan to house L.A.'s homeless residents could transform parking lots across the city ... the aftermath of the fatal shooting by deputies of a 16-year-old boy ended in chaos Wednesday night as the teen's family and residents demanded answers from Los Angeles County sheriff's officials. Los Angeles
Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar, left, and Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis put money into a homeless donation meter in ... The machine, which looks like an unusually exuberant parking meter, will collect donations to support the City County Community program, which brings ... Los Angeles
City Councilman Jose Huizar and Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis are expected to be on hand for the afternoon unveiling. Money from the meters will be donated to homeless outreach programs that offer help with mental health, medical and housing to homeless individuals. The meter donation ... Los Angeles
"Search warrants were served today at various locations, including Maywood City Hall," said Greg Risling, spokesman for the Los Angeles County district ... At an automotive shop owned by Mayor Ramon Medina, investigators removed a computer and boxes of files, one of which was labeled "2017 City ... Los Angeles
A man who rescued a pit bull who had been thrown twice into a ravine by the dog's owner in the City Terrace area of Los Angeles was among five people honored today by Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey with Courageous Citizen Awards. Krisanto Paragas, 30, of Los Angeles was lauded ... Los Angeles
L.A. County seeks crackdown on cockfighting with vote to limit roosters. By City News Service. Feb 07, 2018 | 7:20 AM. L.A. County seeks crackdown on cockfighting with vote to limit roosters. Cockfighting in Compton in 2012. (Los Angeles Times). Los Angeles County is considering a proposal designed to crack down on ... Los Angeles
By City News Service. Published at 9:36 PM ... Los Angeles County Deputy Sheriff Steven Belanger died Feb. 6, 2018, as a result ... A Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy wounded 24 years ago when he was shot in the head during a traffic stop in Rowland Heights has died, it was announced Wednesday. Los Angeles
Advocacy groups rally in front of City Hall in San Gabriel to express their concern about the San Gabriel Police Department's working with Immigration and ... agencies across Southern California, including jurisdictions as small as Monterey Park and as large as the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Los Angeles
As Los Angeles faces surging costs for lawsuits over bicycle crashes, city crews have started to remove and replace badly broken pavement traveled by cyclists, ... "All streets are legal places for people on bikes to be riding," said Lyndsey Nolan, policy and outreach coordinator with the Los Angeles County ... Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES — He was perhaps the least famous billionaire in a city brimming with wealthy celebrities. ... who ran briefly for mayor, or Mr. Geffen, who recently donated $150 million to rebuild the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Dr. Soon-Shiong has left a relatively light footprint on the city's civic life. Los Angeles
John Weber, center, older brother of Anthony Weber, yells at members of the Sheriff Civilian Oversight Commission during an emergency town hall ... An emergency town hall meeting called in the aftermath of the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old boy ended in chaos Wednesday night as the teen's family and ... Los Angeles
Los Angeles County's top owners of industrial space collectively hold 230 properties worth $8.5 billion. The total comprises 53 million square feet of warehouse, manufacturing and other industrial space. The totals do not include properties within the city limits. Inside the city limits, the top 10 industrial ... Los Angeles
All U.S. states but Hawaii and Oregon continue to report widespread flu activity and the number of states experiencing high influenza-like illness (ILI) activity increased from 39 states plus New York City and Puerto Rico to 42 states plus New York City and the District of Columbia. In Los Angeles County, ... Los Angeles
Its reporters misunderstand what ails the L.A. Times—and what that has to do with the city's civic fabric. ... The New York Times rests the remainder of its case on Los Angeles County's undisputable vastness: It's made of up countless neighborhoods and discrete cities spread across valleys and hills all the ... Los Angeles
Hahn has asked county caseworkers to visit Bryan at the jail to help him connect with services for the homeless and shelter. Report a Typo. Related Topics: homelessdumpingmental healthlos angeles city councillos angeles county sheriff's departmentSan PedroLos AngelesLos Angeles County · Email. Los Angeles
A 15-year-old boy was shot in the head but doctors stabilized him, said officials at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. A 15-year-old ... City schools Police Chief Steven Zipperman said she was 12. ... Sal Castro Middle School is in the city's Westlake district, a couple of miles northwest of downtown. Los Angeles
Ex-NBA player Rasual Butler, who played for the Los Angeles Clippers and Miami Heat, and a woman in his car were killed in an early morning Studio City crash, the LA County Coroner confirmed Wednesday. He was 38. The female victim was identified in a statement from the Clippers as his wife, Leah ... Los Angeles
The number of those living in the streets and shelters of the city of L.A. and most of the county surged 75% — to roughly 55,000 from about 32,000 — in the last six ... "We are moving more homeless families and adults into housing," said Phil Ansell, director of the Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative. Los Angeles
There are many reasons for this problem. Los Angeles County is made up of 88 different cities, including the City of Los Angeles, rolling across 4,571 square miles that stretch from the ocean to the desert. People here are more likely to identify themselves with the city or neighborhood where they live — be it ... Los Angeles
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a motion Tuesday that asks California lawmakers to change the way the state defines "grave disability" in ... Councilman Jose Huizar said in a tweet Tuesday that the City Council will introduce a resolution Wednesday to support the county effort. Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is planning to expand beyond its mid-Wilshire campus to create a satellite campus, or possibly two, in South Los Angeles — the area once known as South Central but rebranded 15 years ago because of its association with riots and crime. The City ... Los Angeles
The annual count of Los Angeles County's homeless population will begin Tuesday night in the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and San Gabriel valleys. ... Los Angeles Continuum of Care, and coordinates and manages more than $243 million annually in federal, state, county and city funds for programs ... Los Angeles
Published in partnership with the USC Price Center for Social Innovation in support of the Neighborhood Data for Social Change platform (NDSC): The platform is a free, publicly available online data resource that provides reliable, aggregated data at the city, neighborhood, and census tract level. Los Angeles
The California Department of Transportation, in cooperation with a joint powers authority, will in June begin buying land to build a 63-mile-long high desert freeway connecting Palmdale and Lancaster with Victorville, Apple Valley and Adelanto. Los Angeles
Now, the signal, which is on the city-county border, got the nod from the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors recently, which agreed to ... Los Angeles
Within the County, the City of Los Angeles created the largest number of jobs, ... At 4.5 percent, Los Angeles County's unemployment rate is ... Los Angeles
City, county and state offices, libraries (including Los Angeles Public and Los Angeles County) and superior courts are also closed on Nov. 24. Los Angeles
When Arcadia police officers encounter homeless people in the city, they ... The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors allocated more than ... Los Angeles


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