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Popular Crenshaw mural defaced by swastikas

  CRENSHAW — The Los Angeles Police Department will conduct a community meeting concerning the vandalism of a Crenshaw Boulevard mural will be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7 on the first floor of the Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Hills Community Room, 3782 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Speakers will include City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson, Read More…

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‘I condemn all acts of terror’: Walters

By Dorany Pineda Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters unequivocally condemned “any and all acts of violence and terror” Oct. 24 as federal officials continued to investigate a string of potentially explosive packages found in various locations in the Eastern United States. Waters, D-Los Angeles, was informed by U.S. Capitol Police that Read More…

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COMMUNITY REPORT: Matt Johnson was right for the L.A. Police Commission

By Mayor Eric Garcetti Contributing Columnist Some people run from challenges, others rise to them. Matt Johnson is the kind of leader who turns adversity into strength and always places service before self. That’s why, in 2015, I named him to our Police Commission. In the midst of an important national discussion about the future Read More…