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LAUSD Schools Make Discipline Less Harsh

Students at the nation’s second largest school district will be shielded from prosecution and sent to administrators for low-level offenses as part of a sweeping reform to the way school police respond to bad behavior.

08/18/2014

Someone doesn't like security cameras up and down Pico Avenue in Jurupa Valley. (credit: Jeff Navigato)

Jurupa Valley Residents Keep Watch For Person Knocking Out Home Security Cameras

The homeowner told CBS2’s Tom Wait he’s stunned by the brazen nature of the crime.

08/14/2014

A new campaign in Orange County is designed to curtail human trafficking at the source. (credit: CBS)

New Campaign Launched In OC To Raise Awareness About Human Trafficking

The Orange County Transportation Authority with several other agencies launched Be the One, a public-awareness program that will include training of bus drivers to spot human-trafficking victims.

08/06/2014

Wasting water could soon cost you $500. (credit: CBS)

Is Your Neighbor A Snitch? New Water Waster Hotline May Soon Find Out

“Hin Carla,” said the caller. “I want to report a house that is trying to drain the rest of the American River.”

07/18/2014

California Attorney General Kamala Harris (credit: CBS)

California Attorney General To Convene With Prosecutors From Mexico, El Salvador On Cross-Border Crime

California Attorney General Kamala Harris announced Monday that the meeting will focus on human trafficking, money laundering and the gangs’ growing sophistication in digital piracy and computer hacking.

07/14/2014

Aristeo De La Cruz is accused of stealing gas for months in Simi Valley. (credit: CBS)

Accused Gas Thief, 28, Behind Bars In Simi Valley

Authorities first began investigating stolen gas calls dating back to October 2013.

07/12/2014

Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck   (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor Garcetti: Crime Down In Los Angeles

The 2014 year-to-date crime statistics for the city of Los Angeles were released Wednesday with overall crimes lower over the same time period last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/09/2014

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‘Synthetic’ ID Theft Emerging As Fastest-Growing Type Of Consumer Fraud

A Marina del Rey man has been convicted on charges related to a rapidly-growing high-tech crime known as synthetic identity theft, according to an exclusive KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO report.

06/19/2014

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Employees’ Safety Concerns Partly To Blame For San Bernardino AAA Branch Move

Employees’ safety concerns were partly to blame for the relocation of an Automobile Club of Southern California branch in San Bernardino, a AAA spokesperson said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/16/2014

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LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Seeks 2nd Term

“It has been an honor to serve as the Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department,” Beck wrote.

05/15/2014

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California Smartphone ‘Kill Switch’ Bill Advances

On a second attempt, California lawmakers advanced a bill Thursday that would require electronics manufacturers to install a shut-off function in all smartphones as a way to deter what one senator called a crime wave of thefts.

05/08/2014

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Man Accused Of Murdering His Wife In 2008 Extradited Back To US From Mexico

A man accused of murdering his wife in Carson more than five years ago, has been extradited back to the United States from Mexico, authorities said.

05/02/2014

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Police Investigating Venice Stabbing

The stabbing occurred in the 1600 block of Pacific Avenue at approximately 8:30 p.m., LAPD officer Sara Faden told City News Service.

04/22/2014

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Officials Want To Quash Violence, Crime In Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach leaders are ready to quash recent violence and crime in the city.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

The Galaxy S 5 will now come with two anti-theft devices. (credit: Donald Bowers/Getty Images Entertainment)

Samsung Adds 2 Anti-Theft Safeguards To Galaxy S5

Almost one in three U.S. robberies involve phone theft, according to the Federal Communications Commission.

04/04/2014

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