Alameda County

(credit: Getty Images)

Judge Orders Calif. To Set Standard For Chromium-6

A judge has ordered state health officials to establish a safe drinking water standard for the cancer-causing chemical made famous in the film “Erin Brockovich.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/01/2013

(credit: CBS)

Justice Department To Monitor For Voter Discrimination Across California

The Justice Department is sending monitors to three California counties to watch for possible voter discrimination during the primary election.


(credit: CBS)

3 LA County Teachers Named Among California’s 5 Best

Five teachers, including three from Los Angeles County schools, were named California’s teachers of the year on Monday by state Supt. of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2011


County Interviews Candidate For Chief Probation Officer

The Board of Supervisors met privately Tuesday to interview candidate for chief probation officer, even though the board has not publicly disclosed that members want to replace Donald Blevins.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2011