Councilman Calls For Review Of All LAPD Youth Programs Amid Growing Cadet ScandalCity Councilman Mitch Englander is calling for a thorough investigation into all of the Los Angeles Police Department’s programs involving children, a day after an officer was arrested on suspicion of having sex with a 15-year-old female cadet.
Kathryn Barger Takes Strong Lead For L.A. County Supervisor In 5th District RaceShe is vying to replace her boss, Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich, who is being forced out by term limits.
LADWP Worker Caught Taking Extended Breaks Has Criminal HistoryAfter a CBS2 hidden-camera investigation revealed LADWP workers taking long unsanctioned breaks even as the department raises rates, one of the workers identified in the videos has been found to have a criminal history.
Residents Affected By Gas Leak Demanding SoCal Gas Pay Cleanup CostsSeveral dozen people demonstrated outside the Southern California Gas Co. Community Resource Center in Porter Ranch Friday.
SoCal Gas Says It Has Not Raised Rates, Despite Complaints Of Higher BillsResponding to incensed Angelenos who say their gas bills have spiked after the massive Aliso Canyon gas leak, a SoCal Gas spokesman on Wednesday said the utility has not raised rates on customers due to the leak.
Rep. Brad Sherman Doubtful Porter Ranch Facility Leaking Gas Can Be ReopenedTwo local lawmakers toured the site of the natural gas leak at the Southern California Gas Co.’s Aliso Canyon Storage Facility in Porter Ranch Tuesday.
LA Council Members Put Street Repair Plan, Tax Hike On HoldCity Council members Tuesday said that an effort to repair 8,200 miles of deteriorating city streets has reached a roadblock, leading to a backlog of broken streets.
City Council Approves Alert System For Deadly Hit-And-Run CrashesThe Los Angeles City Council Wednesday unanimously approved legislation that calls for a new system to send out alerts when a vehicle description is available following a serious or fatal hit-and-run incident.
LAPD Honors Fallen Officers For Police Memorial Month The Los Angeles Police Department Thursday was honoring officers who were killed in the line of duty for Police Memorial Month.
LA City Fire Chief Sounds Alarm About Hiring CrisisActing L.A. City Fire Chief James Featherstone warned the City Council Wednesday of an ongoing hiring crisis, noting the number of firefighters on the payroll has shrunk from 3,213 to 2,853 since 2008.
LAFD Could Become Sole Provider Of Emergency Medical Services At Dodger StadiumThe Los Angeles Fire Department could soon become the sole provider of emergency medical services at Dodger Stadium.
New Donations By LA City Council, Board Of Supervisors Bring Dorner Reward To $1.2M The Los Angeles City Council and the Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday morning to increase the $1 million reward being offered for information leading to the capture of Christopher Dorner.