As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In PublicPublic health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rates - are either declining or holding steady.
Santa Ana PD: Robberies Increase By 50%, Suspects Using Face Covering Orders To Their AdvantageSanta Ana police confirmed Thursday that robberies in the city have increased by 50% since the lockdown.
'It's Simple': Mayor Eric Garcetti Orders Angelenos To Wear Masks Whenever Leaving HomeLos Angeles is in the process of reopening slowly after shutting down to slow the spread of coronavirus. But because restrictions are gradually easing, Garcetti said that face coverings are needed to keep people safe.
Coronavirus: LA County Supervisor Calls On Metro To Require Bus, Train Passengers To Wear Face CoveringsLos Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn asked Metro CEO Phil Washington to take immediate action on requiring all bus and train passengers to wear face coverings.
Still Need A Face Covering? Orange County Company Holding Saturday GiveawayOn Saturday at 10 a.m., Bayside Apparel will give away 20,000 face coverings to the first 5,000 cars that show up at its Brea warehouse, 2701 E. Imperial Highway.
Coronavirus: Face Mask Mandate Goes Into Effect In Los AngelesUnder the order, people must cover their noses and mouths while still keeping a distance of 6 feet from others. Business may refuse entry to anyone not wearing a face covering as of Friday.
Coronavirus: San Bernardino County Orders Residents Wear Face Coverings When Leaving HomeAs with other counties across the Southland, San Bernardino is recommending cloth face coverings such as bandanas or handkerchiefs. Surgical masks and N95 masks are to be reserved for healthcare workers and emergency responders.
Garcetti: Non-Medical Essential Workers, Customers Required To Wear Face CoveringsMayor Eric Garcetti announced Tuesday that non-medical essential employers as well as customers visiting essential businesses will be required to wear facial coverings starting Friday.
Coronavirus: LA County, City Officials Again Urge Public To Refrain From Buying Medical-Grade MasksJust one day after announcing new recommendations about wearing face coverings while in public, local officials again urged the public to refrain from buying medical-grade masks.