L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti (credit: CBS)

Mayor Garcetti Unveils First Major Initiative: Online Accountability Plan

Garcetti wants to expand the use of the LAPD’s successful CompStat program, tracking everything, including pot hole and streetlight repair, on a computer system that residents can check.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2013


Mayor Garcetti Refutes Claims City Headed For Bankruptcy

Dan Pellissier, president of the group California Pension Reform, contends L.A. may be just a few years away from becoming unable to repay its debts if costs aren’t kept down.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/24/2013

Mayor Eric Garcetti (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Garcetti Takes Over As ‘Back To Basics’ Mayor

Mayor Eric Garcetti planned to meet with constituents Monday as he began the first day under his self-described “back to basics” administration.


LAFD Chief Brian Cummings with Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger, who who landed US Airways flight 1549 on the Hudson River in 2009, at the 2013 National Homeland Security Conference on Tuesday, June 4. (credit: Twitter/@LAFDFIRECHIEF)

Homeland Security Conference Convenes For First Time In LA

City leaders and security officials assembled Tuesday for the opening of the first-ever national homeland security conference in downtown Los Angeles.