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LAPD Kicks Off Bike Patrols On Venice Beach Boardwalk

Los Angeles police are increasing patrols of the Venice Beach boardwalk in the wake of several violent incidents that have taken place on the popular tourist attraction.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/03/2014

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City Officials Consider $1.7M In New Security Measures For Venice Boardwalk

City officials Monday proposed $1.7 million in new security measures to increase safety at Venice’s famed Ocean Front Walk after a woman was killed there last summer.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/28/2014

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Sun Valley Residents Warned To Keep Pets Inside After Mountain Lion Attacks

California Department of Fish and Wildlife officials found mountain lion tracks on Wednesday they believe belong to a cat that killed two dogs in the neighborhood.

01/15/2014

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LAPD Gives Safety Tips For Halloween

Law enforcement and city officials are reminding the public to be safe this Halloween.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/31/2013

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Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s Tips For A Safe Halloween

Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.

10/24/2013

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Safety Board Cites Failures On LA’s Angels Flight

Federal safety investigators say operators of the historic Angels Flight funicular railway in downtown Los Angeles intentionally overrode a safety system before two cars derailed last month.

10/10/2013

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USC Freshman Get Crash Course In Campus Safety After Shootings

Public safety officers gave incoming students at the University of Southern California a lecture on personal safety Friday.

08/23/2013

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City Council Approves Safety Study, Temporary Barriers For Venice Boardwalk

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday approved an emergency motion requesting a study on the safety along the Venice Beach Boardwalk.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/06/2013

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Fireworks Company Behind Simi Valley Incident Has Good Safety Record

The company behind Thursday night’s accident in Simi Valley that left nearly 30 people injured, has a good safety record, according to fireworks experts.

07/05/2013

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High Heels, Flip-Flops Could Put Drivers At Risk Behind The Wheel

A driver’s choice of footwear could put them at risk behind the wheel.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2013

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CHP Cracking Down On Speeders On I-15 Near Victorville

“Is there a reason you were going so fast?,” said the officer.

06/13/2013

Adrienne Mack, director of the Preparing Parents Foundation, was publicly recognized for her efforts in helping to increase awareness and educate parents on the importance of proper child seat installation.

LAPD Chief Recognizes Child Safety Advocate

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck was among those on hand Tuesday to honor a Southland child safety advocate for her work in the community.

06/11/2013

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Calif. Bills Intended To Strengthen School Safety

The state Senate has unanimously passed two bills designed to better safeguard teachers and students from attacks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/29/2013

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Wash. Collapse Stokes Fears About Safety Of SoCal Bridges

The dramatic collapse of a heavily-traveled bridge in Washington state has raised questions about the safety of bridges in Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/24/2013

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Co-Sleeping, Cluttered Cribs Blamed For Sharp Rise In Infant Deaths

Unsafe sleeping is now the leading preventable cause of infant deaths in Los Angeles County, health officials said Wednesday.

05/08/2013

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