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NAJEE’S NOTES: New Police Commission head unveils his goals

This week Matt Johnson, the newly elected president of the Los Angeles Police Commission, revealed his goals and visions for the continued reform efforts of the commission. His goals and objectives, which were announced at Tuesday’s Police Commission meeting, were met with widespread support from LAPD Chief Charlie Beck to every major civil rights leader […]

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NAJEE’S NOTES: Hawthorne voters get rid of Mayor Brown

Hawthorne Mayor Chris Brown, who led the city into financial crisis during his two years in office and faced embarrassing personal financial troubles as well, was whipped by Councilman Alex Vargas in Tuesday’s election. Vargas collected 60.0 percent of the vote to Brown’s 21.9 percent, with vote-by-mail ballots counted and all 15 precincts reporting. Two […]