City Leaders Downplay Perceived Dispute Between L.A., N.Y. Over School Closures Prompted By Threats"The back-and-forth between New York and Los Angeles. I think it's been way exaggerated and overplayed," Mayor Garcetti said.
Schools To Reopen Wednesday After Threat Prompts LAUSD To Shut Down All CampusesPolice patrol will be stepped up around campuses to help alleviate any anxiety among students and parents. Crisis counselors will also be on hand.
Ex-LAPD Chief Says LAUSD Overreacted To Schools Threat; Beck Fires BackFormer Los Angeles police chief Bill Bratton is criticizing local officials' response to a threat that resulted in the closure of all Los Angeles Unified school district campuses.
Former LAPD Chief Bratton In Talks To Be UK Riot AdvisorBritish Prime Minister David Cameron is calling on former LAPD chief William Bratton to help with the devastating riots in London.