Sheriff Warns LA County Cuts Will Eliminate Sexual Assault Investigations UnitSheriff Alex Villanueva has some dire warnings about public safety as Los Angeles County prepares for across-the-board budget cuts.
LAPD Union Group Says Police Learned Of Proposed Budget Cuts Via TwitterThe Los Angeles Police Protective League says the union learned about the city's decision to cut $150 million from the LAPD budget from Twitter and not from city officials.
LAPD Union Blasts Garcetti's 'Killers' Remark, Proposal To Cut $1.8 Billion BudgetOn Friday morning, LAPPL issued a blistering statement in response to the comment that stated: "Eric has apparently lost his damn mind," and suggesting that if the city had a charter provision allowing the removal of a mayor for illness or incapacity, "we'd plead for it to be invoked."
Los Angeles County, City Talk Budget Cuts Amid Coronavirus PandemicOne day after Los Angeles County announced it was facing revenue declines in the billions due to the coronavirus pandemic, talk of big cuts to both county and city budgets has begun.
Moreno Valley Parents Ask City To Reconsider Cutting Funding For 2 Dozen Crossing GuardsThe budget cuts have parents fearing for the safety of their children.
City Council Cuts More Than $300K In Funding From Upland Animal ShelterA shelter in Upland announced on Tuesday that animals may need to be euthanized due to drastic budget cuts.
Gov. Brown's Budget Plan Expected To Include Catastrophic Cuts To In-Home Care ServicesActivists are concerned the changes Gov. Jerry Brown plans to make to California's budget Tuesday will include huge cuts to resources for in-home caregivers.
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.
Sunday Library Hours Restored At 9 LA-Area LocationsNine Los Angeles-area public libraries are opening again on Sunday, starting Jan. 12.
Board: Cuts Needed To Close Inglewood School District's Nearly $18M Deficit After a $55 million bailout from the state last October, the board tasked with overseeing the District's finances said further cuts are needed to help close an almost $18 million deficit this school year.
Flight Delays Continue For Third Day At LAXFlight delays continued Tuesday for a third day at LAX and other Southland airports due to forced furloughs of air traffic controllers.
Report: Budget Cuts Hobble Calif. Community Colleges A new report finds state budget cuts have led to a dramatic decline in student enrollment at California's community colleges.
Budget Cuts Lead LA County Court To Cut 511 JobsThe Los Angeles County Superior Court says it will have to eliminate 511 jobs by late June as part of a sweeping effort to cut its budget by $85 million.
Parents Win Fight To Keep La Mirada Elementary School OpenHundreds of parents won a fight to keep a La Mirada elementary school open despite plans to shut it down because of budget cuts.
LAUSD Elevates Arts To A 'Core' Subject To Restore Needed FundsThe Los Angeles Unified school board has elevated arts to an essential "core" subject in the district's curriculum, exempting it from further budget cuts.