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Oct 31, 2008

LAPPL Joins Governors In Opposing Prop. 5

The LAPPL participated in a news conference with Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger who today formally opposed Proposition 5 on this November's ballot. The Governor announced his strong opposition to the initiative at a press conference held with current Attorney General and former Governor Jerry Brown, former Governor George Deukmejian, former Governor Pete Wilson and former Governor Gray Davis.

Oct 29, 2008

Caruso to decide on LA mayoral run this week

Sacramento Bee Capitol Alert

The filing deadline for the race is Nov. 8. Caruso, a Republican, could self-finance his candidacy -- a major advantage with the primary election scheduled in March, less than five months away.

Oct 28, 2008

Show Him the Money

Downtown News

Why is this mayor smiling? Possibly because five months before his next election he has raised $2.15 million more than his closest competitor. Photo by Gary Leonard. Well, almost everyone.

Oct 28, 2008

Protective League backs Prop. 6

Daily News Blog

It already has come out against Proposition 5, the measure expanding drug diversion programs, and on behalf of state Sen Mark Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, for county supervisors.

Oct 24, 2008

Caruso: I can win

By Kevin Roderick

I caught up with Rick Caruso tonight at The Grove — not by accident — and asked if he intends to go for it and challenge Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's reelection next year.

Oct 24, 2008

Chief Bratton's Terror Alert

By RON KAYE

Police Chief William Bratton added fuel to speculation he's aiming for head of Homeland Security or the FBI if Barack Obama wins the presidency by authoring an opinion piece in the New York Daily ...

Oct 23, 2008

Police Honor Versatile Volunteer

By Veronica Rocha

Local of 20 years has worked with various city groups, which earned him an award last week.

Oct 10, 2008

ICA flexes muscles on uncollected bills

BY Mark R. Madler, Staff Reporter

When members of the Valley Industry & Commerce Association met with Los Angeles officials on how they could bring in money by collecting on unpaid bills they received no disagreement.

Oct 8, 2008

L.A. mayor warns businesses of tough times ahead

LA Daily News

Pledging to continue his efforts to help business even in the perilous economic times, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Tuesday warned business leaders the city is in for continued hard times.

Oct 8, 2008

California Judges Association Opposes Severe Threat of Prop. 5

The California Judges Association has taken the extraordinarily rare action of stating a formal position on a statewide ballot measure. The Judges Association announced today its formal opposition to Proposition 5 on this November's ballot.

Oct 8, 2008

30 arrested in sweep targeting South L.A. gang members

Los Angeles Times Staff Writer

A sweep by the Los Angeles Police Department and federal agents Tuesday netted at least 30 arrests in an operation targeting illegal weapons possession and drug dealing by South Los Angeles gang members.

Oct 8, 2008

LAPD: System will improve behavior

By Rachel Uranga

Defending significant changes in how it punishes officers, LAPD officials told the civilian Police Commission on Tuesday that a disciplinary system that gives supervisors greater discretion will better hold cops accountable for misconduct.

Oct 7, 2008

Judges believe Proposition 5's flaws are fatal

Sacramento Bee

Normally, judges take no positions on propositions. However, when ballot measures directly affect the administration of justice, judges can and do voice their opinions. That is the case with Proposition 5.

Oct 7, 2008

Senator Feinstein Opposes "Dangerous" Prop. 5

"Not only would Prop 5 reduce accountability, it could allow gang-members and other criminals accused of identity theft, domestic violence, child abuse, car theft, killing someone while driving under the influence and a host of other serious crimes to effectively escape prosecution."

Oct 6, 2008

A single voice pushes for safety in South L.A.

Al Martinez

I'm not sure that the efforts of Marsha Bolden, a disabled woman in South Los Angeles, will achieve what she has in mind, but I admire her willingness to try and her determination not to give up.

Oct 6, 2008

Editorial: Proposition 5, a get-soft drug initiative, won't work

Mercury News Editorial

Promises, promises. Proposition 5 promises to rehabilitate substance-abusing criminals and save money by keeping non-violent offenders out of jail or prison. But this very complex initiative would let drug dealers, drunken drivers, child abusers, burglars, thieves, con artists, embezzlers and others stay on the streets ...

Oct 4, 2008

Steve Poizner Opposes Proposition 5

California Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner today announced his formal opposition to Proposition 5 on this November's ballot. Commissioner Poizner issued the following statement:

Oct 3, 2008

Rethink Spending on Anti-Terrorism

USA TODAY

The government doles out too much anti-terrorism money to towns and cities for emergency equipment that rarely gets used while cash-strapped police struggle with crime ...

Oct 3, 2008

PROP. 5: A rehabilitation ruse

Daily Breeze Editorial

Proposition 5 sounds good. Its authors say it would provide more drug treatment and rehabilitation programs for California's nonviolent offenders. This, in turn, would supposedly save the state billions of dollars due to reduced costs in prison and parole operations.

Oct 2, 2008

Law enforcement, LA city leaders push for Proposition 11

By Ben van der Meer

Category: Governor, LocalTags: Proposition 11, Nov. 4 election, Arnold Schwarzenegger A group of leaders and law enforcement officials from Southern California made their push for Proposition 11 Wednesday, saying redistricting reform would help law enforcement have a bigger voice in Sacramento.

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