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Report: More Outreach Needed To Diversify Los Angeles Fire DepartmentA report released Thursday found that more outreach is needed to increase the number of women and minority firefighters in the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Study: After-School Programs Can Reduce Alcohol Use Among Middle School StudentsA voluntary substance prevention program held after school and presented by trained facilitators can help reduce alcohol use among young adolescents, according to a new study.
Study: Food For Sale At Children's Hospitals Often Unhealthy The food being sold at children's hospitals throughout the Southland frequently is no better than fast-food fare, UCLA and the RAND Corp. said in a study released Friday.
RAND Officially Retracts Marijuana Dispensary Study Linked To CrimeThe RAND Corp. Monday officially retracted a study published in September that linked increases in crime to the closing of marijuana dispensaries around Los Angeles.
LAPD Veteran: Study Linking Closed Pot Shops, Violence 'Makes No Sense'A study that claimed violent crime decreased in neighborhoods where marijuana dispensaries were not shut down is getting a hazy reception from the Los Angeles Police Department.