Which buildings will survive the Big One? LA Times found 1,000+ that may not

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L.A.’s hidden earthquake dangers http://www.latimes.com/… Thousands of Southern Californians live and work in a type of building vulnerable to collapse in an earthquake. To assess the danger, a team of Times reporters combed through thousands of city and county records to identify these buildings — concrete structures built before 1976. We found more than 1,000. Experts say we’re […]

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Bold Prowler Attacks Woman in Arleta

From http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/Bold-Prowler-Attacks-Woman-in-Arleta-222461331.html VIDEO: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/Prowler-Stalks-Arleta/222464961 A prowler in Arleta has been committing increasingly bold break-ins over the last week, sexually assaulting and beating a woman in the latest case, police said Wednesday. “The greatest concern is the suspect’s actions are becoming bolder, with the last incident being an actual attack on a woman,” LAPD Detective Marc […]

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LASD Advisory: Protect Your Bicycle from Thieves

Bicycles are not cheap. That’s why you need to take measures in protecting it from thieves. Follow these steps and share them with fellow riders. Record the serial number, make, model and color of your bike. This information is usually located somewhere on the frame. Put the information in your cell phone or somewhere easily […]

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LAPD Mission Division Arrests Man Accused of Flashing Arleta Residents

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The Arleta Neighborhood Council would like to personally thank LAPD Mission Station and all of the Officers who assisted in catching the suspect accused of flashing our residents here in Arleta. Community Policing works when members of the public work hand in hand together with our Los Angeles Police Department.  Our residents will now be able to walk on our sidewalks without the fear. You […]

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Advisory: No Prize in Lotto Scams! Spanish-speakers targeted for Lotto scams in SFV. Don’t be a victim.

No Prize in Lotto Scams – Trending in SF Valley Los Angeles.  Detectives are warning San Fernando Valley Spanish-speaking residents against falling victim to con artists offering shares in a big winning Lotto ticket in return for “trust” money. “The old adage holds true: ‘If it seems too good to be true, it probably is,’” […]

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Mayor Villaraigosa Announces $5 Million in Grants for Earthquake Early Warning System

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Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa joined with the US Geological Survey and the Los Angeles/Long Beach Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) Approval Authority members to announce $5 million in federal funds for the region’s Earthquake Early Warning System. “Our partners at the US Geological Survey and Caltech have been working on the development of a cutting-edge early […]

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