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December 5, 2016
All Indoor and Outdoor Residential Wood Burning Prohibited Due to High Air Pollution Predicted for Tomorrow, Tuesday, December 6, 2016   The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) has issued a residential no-burn alert effective Tuesday, ... read more »
The California Highway Patrol: Safety, Service, Security, and Community Engagement
November 26, 2016
Since the inception of the California Highway Patrol in 1929, its motto has been “Safety, Service, and Security.” And yet, most California citizens do not know exactly what this means. ... read more »
Report: L.A.’S Most Popular Streets Also Most Unsafe
November 23, 2016
LACBC, with partners Los Angeles Walks and the UCLA Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies, conducts bicycle and pedestrian count presented by AARP ... read more »
Thanksgiving Food Safety Tips
November 22, 2016
Tips to keep your food from harming your loved ones this Thanksgiving ... read more »
PrepareAthon! Gives Tips on Staying Ready
October 5, 2016
September 30 gets proclaimed Los Angeles County's Day of Disaster Preparedness Action ... read more »
Bill to Decriminalize Prostitution Charges Against Minors Passes 
August 24, 2016
Moves CA toward treatment rather than punishment for sex trafficked juveniles    ... read more »
Assemblywoman Autumn Burke Replaces Your Ride
June 30, 2016
Assemblywoman Burke hosts a 'Crush Your Car' event to celebrate residents receiving new eco-friendly cars ... read more »
There’s No Safe Way to Use Consumer Fireworks!
June 28, 2016
NFPA shares eye-opening statistics and recommends revelers attend public fireworks displays put on by trained professionals. ... read more »
SCE Crews at the Ready as Record Heat Descends on Southern California
June 22, 2016
Conservation is key as increased demand puts stress on the electrical grid. ... read more »
Hundreds Arrested During Sex Trafficking Bust
February 5, 2016
Nearly 200 people were arrested during a recent countywide enforcement operation that focused on the rescue and recovery of children who were sexually exploited commercially, authorities said last week. ... read more »
MTA to Roll Out Safety Measures for Bus Drivers
March 26, 2015
Surveillance cameras, hard plastic barriers and other measures are being rolled out on Metro buses to protect drivers against assaults, transit officials announced. The measures are in response to a 35 percent rise in attacks against bus drivers since 2012, ... read more »
Heeding the Dangers of Power Lines
March 25, 2015
Tree-trimming equipment should always be kept at least 10 feet away from power lines to avoid the serious injuries and even death that could come with contact. ... read more »
L.A. County Office of Emergency Management Issues Flash Flood Safety Tips
December 11, 2014
The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting heavy rainfall that may trigger debris and mud flows. A NWS Flash Flood Watch has been issued for the Los Angeles County burn areas. ... read more »
No Amount of Drinking is Safe During Pregnancy
October 10, 2013
Each year, nearly 40,000 babies are born with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The disorders are caused by mothers’ alcohol consumption during pregnancy and range in severity. ... read more »
Board of Supervisors Acts to Promote Child Safety & Wellness
December 27, 2012
Board of Supervisors Acts to Promote Child Safety & Wellness In a step to improve the lives of thousands of children in the county, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved a motion authored by Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Michael D. ... read more »

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