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LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva (D) revealed Wednesday his plans to increase the issuance of concealed carry permits by 400 percent.  Read full article: LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed ...→

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva (D) revealed Wednesday his plans to increase the issuance of concealed carry permits by 400 percent.  Read full article: LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed ...→

L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended - LA Weekly

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors issued an executive order to extend the moratorium on evictions to July 31. The order also lets tenants delay payments. Read full article: L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended...→

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Authorities say a 29-year-old man was arrested after sending an email to the Monroe County sheriff threatening to shoot deputies in the Florida Keys Read full article: Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot ...→

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Under terms of the agreement, the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel will be reserved for the remainder of the year for those who must self-isolate as a result of exposur [...] Read full article: Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pom...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronavirus Cases Again Surpass 2,000 in LA County

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronaviru...→

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

In Tarrant County, there is currently no mandate on masks. County Judge Glen Whitley said the issue has been discussed between himself and city mayors; however [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance...→

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

By Sarah Moon, Hollie Silverman and Jon Passantino | CNN The autopsy for a man shot and killed by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy last week has been plac [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department places au...→

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

Pushing back on calls to defund the police, the Los Angeles County sheriff told Fox News Monday that having fewer police officers on the street "should be the [...] Read full article: L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defun...→

Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen After Getting Green Light From LA County

Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen After Getting Green Light From LA County

Some Los Angeles County businesses classified as "high-risk" were given the green light to reopen on Friday and they wasted no time getting back to work. Read full article: Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen Aft...→

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

L.A. County Commits to Housing 6,700 More Homeless People By End Of 2021 - LA Weekly

L.A. County announced it will provide 6,700 new beds to house the homeless population over 65 years old, in addition to those living near freeways.  Read full article: L.A. County Commits to Housing 6,700 Mor...→

LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck' To Address Voting Machine Issues Before November

LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck' To Address Voting Machine Issues Before November

The Los Angeles County Registrar's Office is promising changes after a David Goldstein investigation last year criticized their new election machines. Read full article: LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck'...→

LA City and County Reach Agreement to Bring Thousands of Homeless People Indoors

LA City and County Reach Agreement to Bring Thousands of Homeless People Indoors

Thousands of homeless people living in encampments near freeways and homeless seniors will be brought indoors over a period of 18 months under a joint legal ag [...] Read full article: LA City and County Reach Agreement to Br...→

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Earlier this week on CNN, Burke County, GA Sheriff Alfonzo Williams defended the actions taken by Atlanta Police in the Rayshard Brooks shooting, which has res [...] Read full article: Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Poli...→

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

The sheriff's department declined to comment on the claims, citing department policy regarding ongoing litigation. Read full article: Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child ...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

A former Los Angeles County official who took nearly $300,000 in bribes from an electrical contractor was sentenced Tuesday to a year and a day in federal pris [...] Read full article: Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taki...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to buy and distribute three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Read full article: LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Milli...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

Los Angeles County set another record Monday for the daily number of new coronavirus cases as the public health director confirmed the area is seeing a rise in [...] Read full article: LA County Sets Record for New Coronaviru...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up Operations Monday

LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up Operations Monday

Mental health, juvenile delinquency and certain civil courtrooms will reopen fully Monday. Read full article: LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up...→

Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsement Of LA County District Attorney Jackie Lacey

Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsement Of LA County District Attorney Jackie Lacey

Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of Burbank announced on Saturday that he no longer endorses Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey. Read full article: Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsemen...→

LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero Bail For Misdemeanors, 'Lower-Level Felonies'

LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero Bail For Misdemeanors, 'Lower-Level Felonies'

A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge Friday approved a temporary zero emergency bail schedule for most misdemeanors and lower-level felonies. Read full article: LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero ...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

L.A. County To Reopen More Recreational Services Friday - LA Weekly

Los Angeles County announced that it will be joining others in reopening recreational services such as nail salons, tattoo shops, bars and casinos Friday.  Read full article: L.A. County To Reopen More Recreational ...→

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

With another three dozen deaths, Los Angeles County crossed the 3,000 mark in coronavirus fatalities Thursday, while health officials announced another round o [...] Read full article: Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA...→

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office says a child is in the hospital with serious injuries after a tractor accident just south of Harding, Minnesota, Wednesday [...] Read full article: Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Fo...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

An $800 million plan was unveiled Tuesday to house 15,000 homeless people in Los Angeles County who are considered most vulnerable to the coronavirus. The coun [...] Read full article: LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to He...→

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

Los Angeles County coronavirus cases continued to grow on Tuesday, as health officials announced over 2,000 new confirmed cases and 34 new deaths. Read full article: LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Corona...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

Increase in COVID-19 testing demand leads to changes in Hillsborough County

Increase in COVID-19 testing demand leads to changes in Hillsborough County

A Tampa Bay couple is desperate to get COVID-19 testing after their son tested positive after Father's Day weekend. Read full article: Increase in COVID-19 testing demand lead...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

The coronavirus pandemic has prompted some traditional Los Angeles County Father’s Day events to be shifted online while others won’t be held at all Sunday. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA Coun...→

LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track Wait Times At Polls During November Election

LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track Wait Times At Polls During November Election

All registered voters in L.A. County will receive vote-by-mail ballots for the November election, but officials said those who still want to vote in person wil [...] Read full article: LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track W...→

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

DuPage County Sheriff James Mendrick is turning to an unexpected source for training his deputies on dealing with an increasingly diverse community -- the peop [...] Read full article: How the DuPage County sheriff is turning...→

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in Gardena

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in Gardena

A man was fatally shot Friday by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy in Gardena. The shooting occurred just before 6 p.m. in the 400 block of Redo [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in ...→

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

Los Angeles County Thursday reported 1,051 new cases and 36 deaths Thursday, bringing countywide totals to 77,189 cases and 2,991 deaths. Read full article: LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parl...→

Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies, Woman Wounded

Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies, Woman Wounded

Jamon Hicks, the attorney for the family of Robert Fuller — the 24-year-old Black man found hanging from a tree in Palmdale last week — identified the man kill [...] Read full article: Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In ...→

L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended - LA Weekly

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors issued an executive order to extend the moratorium on evictions to July 31. The order also lets tenants delay payments. Read full article: L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Under terms of the agreement, the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel will be reserved for the remainder of the year for those who must self-isolate as a result of exposur [...] Read full article: Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pom...→

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

An $800 million plan was unveiled Tuesday to house 15,000 homeless people in Los Angeles County who are considered most vulnerable to the coronavirus. The coun [...] Read full article: LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to He...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronavirus Cases Again Surpass 2,000 in LA County

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronaviru...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

By Sarah Moon, Hollie Silverman and Jon Passantino | CNN The autopsy for a man shot and killed by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy last week has been plac [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department places au...→

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

Los Angeles County set another record Monday for the daily number of new coronavirus cases as the public health director confirmed the area is seeing a rise in [...] Read full article: LA County Sets Record for New Coronaviru...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up Operations Monday

LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up Operations Monday

Mental health, juvenile delinquency and certain civil courtrooms will reopen fully Monday. Read full article: LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up...→

Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen After Getting Green Light From LA County

Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen After Getting Green Light From LA County

Some Los Angeles County businesses classified as "high-risk" were given the green light to reopen on Friday and they wasted no time getting back to work. Read full article: Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen Aft...→

LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero Bail For Misdemeanors, 'Lower-Level Felonies'

LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero Bail For Misdemeanors, 'Lower-Level Felonies'

A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge Friday approved a temporary zero emergency bail schedule for most misdemeanors and lower-level felonies. Read full article: LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero ...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

DuPage County Sheriff James Mendrick is turning to an unexpected source for training his deputies on dealing with an increasingly diverse community -- the peop [...] Read full article: How the DuPage County sheriff is turning...→

L.A. County To Reopen More Recreational Services Friday - LA Weekly

Los Angeles County announced that it will be joining others in reopening recreational services such as nail salons, tattoo shops, bars and casinos Friday.  Read full article: L.A. County To Reopen More Recreational ...→

LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck' To Address Voting Machine Issues Before November

LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck' To Address Voting Machine Issues Before November

The Los Angeles County Registrar's Office is promising changes after a David Goldstein investigation last year criticized their new election machines. Read full article: LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck'...→

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

Los Angeles County Thursday reported 1,051 new cases and 36 deaths Thursday, bringing countywide totals to 77,189 cases and 2,991 deaths. Read full article: LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parl...→

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office says a child is in the hospital with serious injuries after a tractor accident just south of Harding, Minnesota, Wednesday [...] Read full article: Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Fo...→

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Earlier this week on CNN, Burke County, GA Sheriff Alfonzo Williams defended the actions taken by Atlanta Police in the Rayshard Brooks shooting, which has res [...] Read full article: Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Poli...→

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

The sheriff's department declined to comment on the claims, citing department policy regarding ongoing litigation. Read full article: Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child ...→

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Authorities say a 29-year-old man was arrested after sending an email to the Monroe County sheriff threatening to shoot deputies in the Florida Keys Read full article: Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot ...→

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

A former Los Angeles County official who took nearly $300,000 in bribes from an electrical contractor was sentenced Tuesday to a year and a day in federal pris [...] Read full article: Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taki...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

Los Angeles County coronavirus cases continued to grow on Tuesday, as health officials announced over 2,000 new confirmed cases and 34 new deaths. Read full article: LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Corona...→

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to buy and distribute three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Read full article: LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Milli...→

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

In Tarrant County, there is currently no mandate on masks. County Judge Glen Whitley said the issue has been discussed between himself and city mayors; however [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance...→

Increase in COVID-19 testing demand leads to changes in Hillsborough County

Increase in COVID-19 testing demand leads to changes in Hillsborough County

A Tampa Bay couple is desperate to get COVID-19 testing after their son tested positive after Father's Day weekend. Read full article: Increase in COVID-19 testing demand lead...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

Pushing back on calls to defund the police, the Los Angeles County sheriff told Fox News Monday that having fewer police officers on the street "should be the [...] Read full article: L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defun...→

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

The coronavirus pandemic has prompted some traditional Los Angeles County Father’s Day events to be shifted online while others won’t be held at all Sunday. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA Coun...→

Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsement Of LA County District Attorney Jackie Lacey

Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsement Of LA County District Attorney Jackie Lacey

Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of Burbank announced on Saturday that he no longer endorses Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey. Read full article: Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsemen...→

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track Wait Times At Polls During November Election

LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track Wait Times At Polls During November Election

All registered voters in L.A. County will receive vote-by-mail ballots for the November election, but officials said those who still want to vote in person wil [...] Read full article: LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track W...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

L.A. County Commits to Housing 6,700 More Homeless People By End Of 2021 - LA Weekly

L.A. County announced it will provide 6,700 new beds to house the homeless population over 65 years old, in addition to those living near freeways.  Read full article: L.A. County Commits to Housing 6,700 Mor...→

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in Gardena

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in Gardena

A man was fatally shot Friday by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy in Gardena. The shooting occurred just before 6 p.m. in the 400 block of Redo [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in ...→

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

With another three dozen deaths, Los Angeles County crossed the 3,000 mark in coronavirus fatalities Thursday, while health officials announced another round o [...] Read full article: Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA...→

LA City and County Reach Agreement to Bring Thousands of Homeless People Indoors

LA City and County Reach Agreement to Bring Thousands of Homeless People Indoors

Thousands of homeless people living in encampments near freeways and homeless seniors will be brought indoors over a period of 18 months under a joint legal ag [...] Read full article: LA City and County Reach Agreement to Br...→

Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies, Woman Wounded

Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies, Woman Wounded

Jamon Hicks, the attorney for the family of Robert Fuller — the 24-year-old Black man found hanging from a tree in Palmdale last week — identified the man kill [...] Read full article: Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In ...→

L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended - LA Weekly

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors issued an executive order to extend the moratorium on evictions to July 31. The order also lets tenants delay payments. Read full article: L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended...→

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

The sheriff's department declined to comment on the claims, citing department policy regarding ongoing litigation. Read full article: Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child ...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot Monroe County Deputies: Sheriff

Authorities say a 29-year-old man was arrested after sending an email to the Monroe County sheriff threatening to shoot deputies in the Florida Keys Read full article: Man Arrested After Threatening to Shoot ...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Under terms of the agreement, the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel will be reserved for the remainder of the year for those who must self-isolate as a result of exposur [...] Read full article: Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pom...→

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

A former Los Angeles County official who took nearly $300,000 in bribes from an electrical contractor was sentenced Tuesday to a year and a day in federal pris [...] Read full article: Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taki...→

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

An $800 million plan was unveiled Tuesday to house 15,000 homeless people in Los Angeles County who are considered most vulnerable to the coronavirus. The coun [...] Read full article: LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to He...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

Los Angeles County coronavirus cases continued to grow on Tuesday, as health officials announced over 2,000 new confirmed cases and 34 new deaths. Read full article: LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Corona...→

Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronavirus Cases Again Surpass 2,000 in LA County

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronaviru...→

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to buy and distribute three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Read full article: LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Milli...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

In Tarrant County, there is currently no mandate on masks. County Judge Glen Whitley said the issue has been discussed between himself and city mayors; however [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

Increase in COVID-19 testing demand leads to changes in Hillsborough County

Increase in COVID-19 testing demand leads to changes in Hillsborough County

A Tampa Bay couple is desperate to get COVID-19 testing after their son tested positive after Father's Day weekend. Read full article: Increase in COVID-19 testing demand lead...→

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

By Sarah Moon, Hollie Silverman and Jon Passantino | CNN The autopsy for a man shot and killed by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy last week has been plac [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department places au...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

Los Angeles County set another record Monday for the daily number of new coronavirus cases as the public health director confirmed the area is seeing a rise in [...] Read full article: LA County Sets Record for New Coronaviru...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defunding police: 'Last thing' the community needs is fewer deputies on the streets

Pushing back on calls to defund the police, the Los Angeles County sheriff told Fox News Monday that having fewer police officers on the street "should be the [...] Read full article: L.A. County sheriff pushes back on defun...→

LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up Operations Monday

LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up Operations Monday

Mental health, juvenile delinquency and certain civil courtrooms will reopen fully Monday. Read full article: LA County Court System Begins Ramping Up...→

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

The coronavirus pandemic has prompted some traditional Los Angeles County Father’s Day events to be shifted online while others won’t be held at all Sunday. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA Coun...→

Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen After Getting Green Light From LA County

Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen After Getting Green Light From LA County

Some Los Angeles County businesses classified as "high-risk" were given the green light to reopen on Friday and they wasted no time getting back to work. Read full article: Tattoo Shops, Massage Parlors Reopen Aft...→

Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsement Of LA County District Attorney Jackie Lacey

Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsement Of LA County District Attorney Jackie Lacey

Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of Burbank announced on Saturday that he no longer endorses Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey. Read full article: Congressman Adam Schiff Drops Endorsemen...→

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health Guidelines As LA County Bars Reopen

Friday night marked the first, and maybe happiest, happy hour around L.A. County in a while, as bars were able to reopen after three months shut down due to co [...] Read full article: Customers, Staff Adjust To Strict Health...→

LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero Bail For Misdemeanors, 'Lower-Level Felonies'

LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero Bail For Misdemeanors, 'Lower-Level Felonies'

A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge Friday approved a temporary zero emergency bail schedule for most misdemeanors and lower-level felonies. Read full article: LA County Judge Approves Emergency Zero ...→

LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track Wait Times At Polls During November Election

LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track Wait Times At Polls During November Election

All registered voters in L.A. County will receive vote-by-mail ballots for the November election, but officials said those who still want to vote in person wil [...] Read full article: LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track W...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

How the DuPage County sheriff is turning to inmates for diversity training

DuPage County Sheriff James Mendrick is turning to an unexpected source for training his deputies on dealing with an increasingly diverse community -- the peop [...] Read full article: How the DuPage County sheriff is turning...→

L.A. County Commits to Housing 6,700 More Homeless People By End Of 2021 - LA Weekly

L.A. County announced it will provide 6,700 new beds to house the homeless population over 65 years old, in addition to those living near freeways.  Read full article: L.A. County Commits to Housing 6,700 Mor...→

L.A. County To Reopen More Recreational Services Friday - LA Weekly

Los Angeles County announced that it will be joining others in reopening recreational services such as nail salons, tattoo shops, bars and casinos Friday.  Read full article: L.A. County To Reopen More Recreational ...→

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in Gardena

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in Gardena

A man was fatally shot Friday by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy in Gardena. The shooting occurred just before 6 p.m. in the 400 block of Redo [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff's Deputy Kills Man in ...→

LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck' To Address Voting Machine Issues Before November

LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck' To Address Voting Machine Issues Before November

The Los Angeles County Registrar's Office is promising changes after a David Goldstein investigation last year criticized their new election machines. Read full article: LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck'...→

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

With another three dozen deaths, Los Angeles County crossed the 3,000 mark in coronavirus fatalities Thursday, while health officials announced another round o [...] Read full article: Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA...→

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

Los Angeles County Thursday reported 1,051 new cases and 36 deaths Thursday, bringing countywide totals to 77,189 cases and 2,991 deaths. Read full article: LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parl...→

LA City and County Reach Agreement to Bring Thousands of Homeless People Indoors

LA City and County Reach Agreement to Bring Thousands of Homeless People Indoors

Thousands of homeless people living in encampments near freeways and homeless seniors will be brought indoors over a period of 18 months under a joint legal ag [...] Read full article: LA City and County Reach Agreement to Br...→

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Following Morrison County Tractor Accident

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office says a child is in the hospital with serious injuries after a tractor accident just south of Harding, Minnesota, Wednesday [...] Read full article: Sheriff: 7-Year-Old Airlifted To HCMC Fo...→

Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies, Woman Wounded

Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies, Woman Wounded

Jamon Hicks, the attorney for the family of Robert Fuller — the 24-year-old Black man found hanging from a tree in Palmdale last week — identified the man kill [...] Read full article: Half-Brother Of Robert Fuller Killed In ...→

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Police Shooting: 'Nothing Malicious or Sadistic in the Way These Officers Behaved'

Earlier this week on CNN, Burke County, GA Sheriff Alfonzo Williams defended the actions taken by Atlanta Police in the Rayshard Brooks shooting, which has res [...] Read full article: Burke County, GA Sheriff on Atlanta Poli...→