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L.A. Will Require Proof of Vax to Enter Restaurants, Hair Salons, and Other Indoor Spaces

City Council voted 11-2 to approve the latest vaccine ordinance, which goes into effect November 4

The School Safety Officer Who Shot a Young Mom Had Two Very Brief Stints as a Police Officer

18-year-old Mona Rodriguez was taken off life support on Tuesday after being shot by an officer with two very brief stints as a policeman under his belt
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As Pandemic Conditions Improve, Will L.A. County Lift Its Mask Mandate?

Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer discussed the possibility on Tuesday, but didn't lay out a timeline

A Court Says California’s Ban on Private Prisons Can’t Include Immigrant Detention

“California is not simply exercising its traditional police powers, but rather impeding federal immigration policy,” a judge said
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A Federal Lawsuit Has Been Filed in the O.C. Oil Spill

Records show that the outfit in charge of the ruptured oil line has a history of violating safety and ecological regulations
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For Los Angeles Public Safety Personnel, Could It Be the Jab or the Job?

A police commissioner had harsh words for cops who've refused to be vaccinated against COVID-19—but when will elected officials bring the heat?
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Is an Echo Park Lake-Style Situation Unfolding at MacArthur Park?

Since March, when police cleared a large homeless encampment to revitalize Echo Park Lake, the specter of similar projects has taken on an unusual emotional and political charge
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‘I Feel My City Is in a Crisis’: Karen Bass Opens Up About Her Mayoral Run

In a conversation with Los Angeles magazine on Friday, the U.S. Rep discussed how she'll tackle what ails L.A.

Why Did a Long Beach School Safety Officer Fire a Gun at a Fleeing Car?

A young mother was critically injured in a shooting incident involving a Long Beach Unified School District safety officer on Monday
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Authorities Have Yet to Rule Out at Least Two Possible Causes of Death for Family Found Dead Near Yosemite

Police are chipping away at the mystery of what led to the demise of a California family and their dog