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Metro Alert: Traffic Signals Turned Off at Wilshire/La Brea on Thursday

Metro Alert: Traffic Signals Turned Off at Wilshire/La Brea on Thursday

| May 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Our friends at Metro have provided this handy warning about traffic signal shutdowns at Wilshire and La Brea on Thursday, while construction crews work on the signal controllers. WHEN: Thursday, May 12th TIME: 9:00am-3:30pm WHERE: Wilshire/La Brea WHAT: Controller Work What to Expect: All work has received necessary permits and approvals. Access for pedestrians will be maintained outside of […]

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Report Property Crimes

Report Property Crimes

| March 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The spate of recent property crimes the Buzz reported this week didn’t show up on the LAPD crime mapping website because residents didn’t report them to LAPD. We learned about the crimes because they had been reported to neighborhood block captains. “If residents can take the time to email their block captains, they should also be […]

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8 Car Break-ins Reported in Hancock Park Last Week

8 Car Break-ins Reported in Hancock Park Last Week

| March 16, 2016 | 1 Comment

There were eight reports of break-ins to cars and property stolen in Hancock Park in the last week, according to Cindy Chvatal-Keane, President of the Hancock Park Homeowners Association.  Residents throughout the area, including those on Rossmore, June Street, Cahuenga, Las Palmas and Lillian Way reported thefts to the association’s security committee members or block captains.  In most […]

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Intruder Reported

Intruder Reported

| March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the last few days, neighbors in Windsor Square and Koreatown have reported an intruder appearing in their homes after entering through a front door left open or unlocked, while the homeowner is distracted by a worker in the house. In one report, a very petite African-American woman entered the home. When confronted, the woman […]

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Phone Scam Warning

Phone Scam Warning

| January 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

LAPD’s Olympic Division is warning neighbors this morning about the resurgence of an old phone scam that continues to rear its ugly head as tax season gets under way this month. In the most common version of the scheme, says the LAPD, callers identifying themselves as IRS representatives contact taxpayers by phone, claiming that they […]

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Community Police Academy Now Accepting Registrations

Community Police Academy Now Accepting Registrations

| January 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Starting on January 26, The Los Angeles Police Department Operations-West Bureau will be conducting a Community Police Academy for residents of our local neighborhoods. The eleven-week course will be held on Tuesday evenings, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, 6505 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90048, and will conclude with a graduation […]

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