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LA County Supes Propose Higher Fines For Water Wasters

Los Angeles County officials were set to vote Tuesday on whether to increase fines for wasting water.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/10/2015

L.A. County DA Jackie Lacey (left) and U.S. Assistant Secretary of State William Brownfield (Photo courtesy LA County District Attorney's Office)

LA County To Provide Training To Foreign Prosecutors, Law Enforcement

Los Angeles County is teaming up with the U.S. State Department to provide training to foreign prosecutors and law enforcement personnel.

02/09/2015

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Health Officials Alert Doctors, Hospitals Of Rare Mosquito-Borne Virus In LA County

Los Angeles County is alerting physicians and hospitals to be on the lookout for patients with symptoms of a rare mosquito-borne virus.

01/28/2015

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LA County OKs Online Database For Municipal Stats, Records

Los Angeles County officials have approved creation of an online database that will make municipal statistics and records available to the public for free.

01/22/2015

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Social Media Linked To Record Year For Sheriff’s Rescue Teams

Rescue teams in Los Angeles County performed a record number of rescues in 2014, a trend many credit to the rise of social media, authorities announced Tuesday.

01/20/2015

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LA Sheriff’s Deputies, Parking Officer Relieved Of Duty Over Theft, Bribery Allegations

Four employees of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department have been relieved of duty, authorities said Monday.

01/12/2015

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LA County Sheriff’s Deputies To Train On 300-Degree Use-Of-Force Simulator

Deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will soon begin training on what officials say is the world’s most realistic use-of-force training simulator.

10/17/2014

Federal investigators have joined the search  for missing 23-year-old Abdullah Abdullatif Alkadi, who is a full-time student at CSUN. (credit: LAPD)

Body Found Along 10 Freeway In Palm Desert Identified As Missing CSUN Student

The body of a 23-year-old missing CSUN student was found Friday along the 10 Freeway in Palm Desert, authorities said.

10/17/2014

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LA County Health Workers Call For Tougher Ebola Protocols

County health officials and health care providers Thursday called on the federal government to step up protection protocols in response to the Ebola crisis.

10/16/2014

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LA County Officials To Train For Potential Spread Of Ebola Virus

Public health officials in Los Angeles County say they are prepared to handle the Ebola virus if it reaches Southern California.

10/15/2014

A Jewish Pacific Palisades resident had her car vandalized last April.(Photo courtesy Anti-Defamation League)

Reported Number Of LA County Hate Crimes Drops To 24-Year Low

Hate crimes in Los Angeles County dropped to their lowest levels in 24 years, including notable decreases in crimes targeting Jewish and gay victims, officials said Wednesday.

10/15/2014

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LA County Marks Reopening Of Historic Hall Of Justice

Over a thousand Los Angeles County law enforcement officials, political leaders and other attendees Wednesday were on hand to mark the re-opening of the historic Hall of Justice in downtown Los Angeles following a 20-year closure.

10/08/2014

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LA County Health Officials Update Supervisors On Ebola Preparedness

Health officials Tuesday told the Board of Supervisors that plans are in place to protect Los Angeles County residents against any potential outbreak – however unlikely – of the Ebola virus.

10/07/2014

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Feds To Move Ahead With Consent Decree For LA County Jails

Federal officials have announced they will move forward with a federal consent decree to address mental health care problems in Los Angeles County’s jails.

10/03/2014

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Report: Sheriff’s Deputy Patrols Lacking In Some Unincorporated Parts Of LA County

Changes could be in the works regarding how the Sheriff’s Department patrols some areas of Los Angeles County.

10/01/2014

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