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Police Commission Signals Change To LAPD Officer-Involved Shooting Inquiries

Members of the civilian-based Los Angeles Police Commission are considering a policy shift in how officer-involved shootings are evaluated, according to reports.


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A City In Decline? ‘2020’ Report Paints Bleak Future For LA

Poverty, weak job creation and other issues currently plaguing Los Angeles could leave the city “sinking into the future,” according to a report released Wednesday.


Steve Soboroff was elected President of the Los Angeles Police Commission on Tuesday. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

LA Police Commission Elects Soboroff As President

Newly elected president Steve Soboroff wants the LAPD to adopt new technology such as lapel cameras within 18 months.


Critics say the motivation behind the proposed Overnight Parking District (OPD) stems from what officials described as a fast-growing homeless population in Venice Beach. (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Community Groups To Protest Proposed Venice Beach Parking Ban

Opponents of a Los Angeles proposal that would enact a midnight curfew and increase parking restrictions in Venice Beach are expected to attend a meeting Thursday to discuss the issue.



Decision Postponed On Fate Of Newport Beach Fire Rings

The California Coastal Commission had been expected to decide whether officials can remove fire rings along the Newport Beach shoreline.


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Animal Services Panel To Vote On Screening For Aggression

A controversial practice of testing shelter animals for aggressive behavior could be making a comeback in the city of Los Angeles.


Actress Melissa Joan Hart attends the 2012 ABC Family Upfront at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on March 19, 2012 in New York City.  (credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Actress Melissa Joan Hart Settles Suit Over Unpaid Commission With Former Manager

Melissa Joan Hart and her former talent manager have settled a suit he filed alleging the actress refused to pay him commission on money she earned for the hit ABC family series “Melissa & Joey.”


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Expert Quits After 3-Month Review Of LAFD Response Times

Jeff Godown told fire commissioners that department response time may actually be better than it appears before announcing his departure.

CBS Los Angeles–06/19/2012

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Opponents Sound Fiscal, Environmental Alarm Over Malibu Lagoon Project

Critics fear a proposed $8 million restoration project aimed at cleaning up pollution at the Malibu Lagoon will only make things worse.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/30/2012

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LA Coliseum Officials Give Up Request For Free USC Tickets

Each member was eligible to receive 10 free tickets to every USC game and even some NFL games as part of a deal to turn over the stadium’s management to university officials.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/02/2012

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Report: USC In Talks To Take Over Management Of LA Coliseum

Will the former site of the 1984 Olympics officially become Trojan territory?

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/04/2012

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Union Chief: Tap $200M Reserve Fund To Cut Emergency Response Times

The president of the firefighters union says commissioners now support tapping the reserve fund to bring back ambulances, engines, and the staff to operate them.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/04/2012

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USC To Take Over LA Coliseum? Commissioner Hints At ‘Criminal Conspiracy’

The University of Southern California was one step closer on Thursday to taking control of the day-to-day management of the Los Angeles Coliseum.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/12/2012

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Greuel ‘Aghast’ After LA Coliseum Official Charges $270K To Rack Up Bonus Points

City Controller Wendy Greuel believes the violation could just be the “tip of the iceberg” when it comes to the Coliseum Commission.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/12/2011

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Developer Quits LA Coliseum Panel Ahead Of Possible Mayoral Bid

A high-profile developer has stepped down from the panel that oversees the Coliseum, but he still isn’t saying whether he will run to be the city’s next mayor.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/29/2011