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Police To Step Up Presence For ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Debut

Police in South Los Angeles and across the city will be stepping up their presence at local movie theaters ahead of this weekend’s debut of “Straight Outta Compton”.

08/13/2015

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Only On 9: Burglar May Have Captured His Own Likeness On Cellphone Video

Police say they’re not sure if this alleged hot prowler is responsible for other crimes in the area. But with 30 hot prowl burglaries committed since the beginning of the year, they can’t rule it out.

07/15/2015

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KNX Spotlight: How Lo-Tech Is Our Hi-Tech?

Some say it was a cyber-attack that knocked out the New York Stock Exchange, United Airlines and the Wall Street Journal earlier this week, while others say it was merely coincidence.

07/09/2015

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Federal Authorities Address Fourth Of July Terror Concerns In SoCal

Authorities Friday boosted security detail for the Fourth of July holiday weekend in response to terror concerns here in Southern California.

07/03/2015

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KNX Report: LAX Security Beefed Up After Nationwide Threat To Airports

For their part, LAX Police said they did not receive “a credible threat.”

04/24/2015

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Police Union Sounds Alarm On Planned Cutbacks To LAX Vehicle Checkpoints

The union that represents the rank-and-file police officers at Los Angeles International Airport is raising concerns over a plan to cut back on airport vehicle checkpoints to save money.

04/20/2015

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‘Disturbing’: Mayor Reacts To LAX Ranking Third On List Of Airport Security Breaches

Mayor Eric Garcetti says more must be done to secure the airport in response to a report that ranked LAX near the top of a list of U.S. airfields plagued by perimeter breaches.

04/09/2015

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Dodger Fans Face New Changes During Opening Day 2015

The Los Angeles Dodgers will face the San Diego Padres Monday to kick off the 2015 season.

04/06/2015

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Fans Now Must Undergo Screening Process Before Entering Dodger Stadium

When Dodger fans step into the stadium Saturday night for the Freeway Series finale with the Angels they’ll notice increased safety measures.

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Metal Detectors, Fried Dodger Dogs Coming To Dodger Stadium

Dodger fans will face a host of new security measures – and several adventurous food offerings – as the team gets set to kick off the 2015 season, officials announced Wednesday.

04/01/2015

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Venice Merchants Meet Over Security Concerns Following Finger-Biting Incident

Security concerns in the city of Venice have prompted a meeting with merchants Monday.

03/23/2015

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Port Workers Brace For Fallout From Potential Homeland Security Shutdown

Just days after a deal was reached to keep business humming at the Los Angeles-Long Beach port complex, dock workers could see some fallout from a potential shutdown at the Department of Homeland Security.

02/27/2015

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Security Guard Killed After Exchange Of Fire At Illegal Pot Shop

A security guard working outside an illegal pot shop in San Bernardino was shot several times and killed on Monday night.

02/17/2015

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Homeland Security Chief To Outline US Immigration Efforts

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will be downtown to talk about federal efforts to allow millions of illegal immigrants to remain and work in the U.S.

02/12/2015

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Liberty Tax Customers Warned Of Possible Identity Theft After Break-In At Local Franchise

Deputies responded at approximately 11:56 a.m. Sunday to a local franchise office of Liberty Tax, located in the 27000 block of Baseline Street, on a report of a burglary.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/02/2015

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