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Los Angeles Mayor Threatens to Shut Down Utilities in Non-Essential Businesses

Photo: Mario Tama (Getty Images) We currently are in the midst of a crisis unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. Despite that fact, folks seem steadfast in acting like there isn’t a fatal, highly contagious virus out in these streets. So much so that Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti may have to crack down even […]

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Responding to COVID-19 Outbreak Concerns, County Jails and Police Departments Look to Minimize Number of Inmates, Arrests

Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva speaks at a news conference at the Hall of Justice in Los Angeles, Monday, March 16, 2020.Photo: Stefanie Dazio (AP Photo) Jails and police departments around the country are releasing inmates early and reducing arrests in order to reduce the likelihood of a COVID-19 outbreak among those behind bars. […]

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