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State cites Exide for eight new violations

VERNON — State regulators cited Exide Technologies for eight hazardous-waste violations at its local battery recycling plant, which has been a target of criticism by residents and state and local officials for years, state officials announced Jan. 28. Exide officials said the company is already addressing the issues. According to the state Department of Toxic Read More…

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LAPD under fire for meeting with ex-Mexican Mafia official

LOS ANGELES — The head of the Los Angles Police Commission — the Police Department’s civilian bosses — said that the nonprofit group of business leaders who attended an LAPD-organized event featuring a convicted ex-shot caller for the Mexican Mafia has approached police officials with an offer to reimburse the department’s costs. Police Commission President Read More…