Public safety advocates Ben Coleman, Jake Lee hang up volunteer hats, blame city politics

Two of WeHo’s most visible advocates for public safety turned down an offer by the city to continue their volunteer efforts this week, accusing city leaders of “playing politics” over prioritizing safety. Ben Coleman and Jake Lee, for…

City Council Addresses Fire Dangers In Homeless Encampments

MALIBU—City Council decided collectively on August 23, to hold a town emergency meeting and implement a plan to decrease the chance of fires that may occur in homeless encampments located in restricted areas of the city. City staff will work with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The Department will advise city staff on the […]

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Bill to banish bad cops from police work heads to governor’s desk

Supporters of SB 2 fought for several years to win approval for the bill, which would prevent bad officers from moving around departments, dodging accountability.