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LA County To Launch New Mobile App For Reporting Price Gouging, Scams

Los Angeles County is set to launch a mobile app to make it easier to report cases of price gouging and phony COVID-19 remedies, the Department of Consumer and [...] Read full article: LA County To Launch New Mobile App For R...→

LA County To Launch New Mobile App For Reporting Price Gouging, Scams

Los Angeles County is set to launch a mobile app to make it easier to report cases of price gouging and phony COVID-19 remedies, the Department of Consumer and [...] Read full article: LA County To Launch New Mobile App For R...→

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 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 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...→

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 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...→

San Diego County Average Gas Price Drops for Second Time in 42 Days - Times of San Diego

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped three-tenths of a cent Monday to $3.062, the second decrease in 42 day [...] Read full article: San Diego County Average Gas Price Drops...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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 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 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 ...→

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 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 ...→

LA County Reports Record Daily Increase In COVID Cases; Officials Say Key Metrics Holding

LA County Reports Record Daily Increase In COVID Cases; Officials Say Key Metrics Holding

Health officials also said the seven-day death rate at nursing homes has been trending downward and that limited, restricted visitation can resume at facilitie [...] Read full article: LA County Reports Record Daily Increase ...→

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 ...→

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...→

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...→

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 ...→

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

If you want to get tested for COVID-19 but you don’t live close to a testing site, there’s a new option that could end up in your neighborhood: Riverside Count [...] Read full article: Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside Co...→

Canada says it will launch mobile app designed to track COVID-19 in July

Canada says it will launch mobile app designed to track COVID-19 in July

Canada is introducing a contact tracing smartphone app that will notify Canadians of exposure to the new coronavirus. Read full article: Canada says it will launch mobile app de...→

LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for New COVID-19 Cases, Approaches 3,000 Deaths

LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for New COVID-19 Cases, Approaches 3,000 Deaths

Los Angeles County reported a record-high single-day number of coronavirus cases Wednesday, but health officials blamed the spike on a “dump” of test results f [...] Read full article: LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for...→

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 ...→

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 ...→

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 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 ...→

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 ...→

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...→

Canada says it will launch mobile app designed to track COVID-19 in July

Canada says it will launch mobile app designed to track COVID-19 in July

Canada is introducing a contact tracing smartphone app that will notify Canadians of exposure to the new coronavirus. Read full article: Canada says it will launch mobile app de...→

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...→

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 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...→

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 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...→

San Diego County Average Gas Price Drops for Second Time in 42 Days - Times of San Diego

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped three-tenths of a cent Monday to $3.062, the second decrease in 42 day [...] Read full article: San Diego County Average Gas Price Drops...→

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...→

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 ...→

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

If you want to get tested for COVID-19 but you don’t live close to a testing site, there’s a new option that could end up in your neighborhood: Riverside Count [...] Read full article: Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside Co...→

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...→

LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for New COVID-19 Cases, Approaches 3,000 Deaths

LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for New COVID-19 Cases, Approaches 3,000 Deaths

Los Angeles County reported a record-high single-day number of coronavirus cases Wednesday, but health officials blamed the spike on a “dump” of test results f [...] Read full article: LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for...→

LA County Reports Record Daily Increase In COVID Cases; Officials Say Key Metrics Holding

LA County Reports Record Daily Increase In COVID Cases; Officials Say Key Metrics Holding

Health officials also said the seven-day death rate at nursing homes has been trending downward and that limited, restricted visitation can resume at facilitie [...] Read full article: LA County Reports Record Daily Increase ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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 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...→

San Diego County Average Gas Price Drops for Second Time in 42 Days - Times of San Diego

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped three-tenths of a cent Monday to $3.062, the second decrease in 42 day [...] Read full article: San Diego County Average Gas Price Drops...→

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...→

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...→

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'...→

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside County Reaches Those Far From Testing Sites

If you want to get tested for COVID-19 but you don’t live close to a testing site, there’s a new option that could end up in your neighborhood: Riverside Count [...] Read full article: Free Mobile Testing Team in Riverside Co...→

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...→

Canada says it will launch mobile app designed to track COVID-19 in July

Canada says it will launch mobile app designed to track COVID-19 in July

Canada is introducing a contact tracing smartphone app that will notify Canadians of exposure to the new coronavirus. Read full article: Canada says it will launch mobile app de...→

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 ...→

LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for New COVID-19 Cases, Approaches 3,000 Deaths

LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for New COVID-19 Cases, Approaches 3,000 Deaths

Los Angeles County reported a record-high single-day number of coronavirus cases Wednesday, but health officials blamed the spike on a “dump” of test results f [...] Read full article: LA County Sets New Single-Day Record for...→

LA County Reports Record Daily Increase In COVID Cases; Officials Say Key Metrics Holding

LA County Reports Record Daily Increase In COVID Cases; Officials Say Key Metrics Holding

Health officials also said the seven-day death rate at nursing homes has been trending downward and that limited, restricted visitation can resume at facilitie [...] Read full article: LA County Reports Record Daily Increase ...→