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$435K Federal Grant Aimed At Keeping First-Time Offenders Out Of Jail

City prosecutors are getting some help from the federal government in keeping first-time, low level offenders out of jail.

09/23/2014

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Owner Charged In LA Party Bus Death

The city attorney’s office announced Monday that it’s filed two dozen misdemeanor counts against Hyros Corporation of Los Angeles and its owner, Ayrapet Kasabyan.

09/15/2014

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School Safety Program To Tackle Truancy, Gun Violence Prevention

City prosecutors said Monday they have a plan to help staff and parents tackle issues surrounding safe passages to school, truancy prevention, environmental safety, parent education and gun violence prevention.

09/08/2014

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City Attorney Files Lawsuit Against Gang-Controlled Properties In South LA

City Attorney Mike Feuer Thursday filed a nuisance lawsuit against several gang-controlled properties in South LA.

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JP Morgan Chase Lawsuit Alleges Discriminatory Mortgage Lending

City prosecutors announced Friday a lawsuit against JP Morgan Chase claiming the bank engaged in discriminatory lending that allegedly fueled a wave of foreclosures in Los Angeles.

05/30/2014

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City Attorney, LAPD To Partner With Realtors On Pot Shop Ban

City prosecutors are teaming up with the LAPD to to help property owners and real estate agents comply with a voter-approved measure regulating medical marijuana dispensaries.

03/10/2014

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LA Woman Gets Jail, Counseling For Making 400+ False, Harassing 911 Calls

A Los Angeles woman will serve jail time for making hundreds of harassing and false 911 calls in the past two years, prosecutors said Monday.

12/23/2013

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New Effort Underway To Take Guns Away From Domestic Violence Offenders

The Los Angeles Police Department and city officials Wednesday announced a new domestic violence/firearms policy aimed at keeping guns out of the hands of domestic abusers.

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Attorneys: Harassment Suit Against Councilman’s Staffer Too Vague

A sexual harassment suit filed by a former field deputy to Councilman Mitch Englander targeting the lawmaker’s chief of staff is too vague, according to the City Attorney’s Office.

11/29/2013

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Bakery Owner Kept Shop Open During Rat Infestation, Prosecutors Say

The owner of a Westside bakery has been charged with 24 criminal counts after he kept his business open following orders from county health inspectors that it be closed due to a rat infestation.

10/28/2013

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Stepfather Sentenced To 6 Years For Molesting 10-Year-Old Daughter

The defendant has been sentenced to six years in county jail and four years probation.

08/21/2013

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Lamar Odom Faces Hearing Over Clash With Paparazzo

Odom, 33, was allegedly involved in an altercation with a celebrity photographer who was following the athlete in Hollywood July 10.

08/21/2013

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City Attorney Changes 91 Violations From Misdemeanors To Infractions

If you drive without a license, camp on the beach, or use a fake ID to buy alcohol, you’ll no longer face a criminal charge in Los Angeles.

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LA Police Commission Agrees To Mediation Program To Address Racial Profiling

A mediation program, aimed at addressing racial profiling complaints lodged against Los Angeles Police Department officers, has been agreed to by the city’s Police Commission.

07/30/2013

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City Signs Off On $4.2 Million Settlement With Women Hurt During Dorner Manhunt

Margie Carranza and her mother, Emma Hernandez, had reached a settlement with the city in April after filing claims for personal injuries, legal costs, medical bills and emotional damage.

06/19/2013

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