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Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips

| November 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

  This holiday season, don’t let the spirit of giving lull you into giving criminals a better chance to do their dirty work.  The Los Angeles Police Department offers safety tips below to consider during the holiday season and year around! If You Are Traveling: Get an automatic timer for your lights. Ask a neighbor […]

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Larchmont Village Neighbors Gather for Semi-Annual Meeting

Larchmont Village Neighbors Gather for Semi-Annual Meeting

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Last night, about 50 residents of the Larchmont Village Neighborhood Association gathered at Van Ness Elementary School for a wide range of neighborhood updates at the semi-annual meeting of their organization.  Guest speakers included Van Ness school principal Pauline Hong;  LAPD Olympic Division Senior Lead Officers Joe Pelayo and Daniel Chavez (who spent the previous […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for October 28-29, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for October 28-29, 2017

| October 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Welcome to Almost-Halloween weekend, which is definitely chock full of spooky (and other) fun. First on Saturday morning, this week’s taking-care-of-business opportunity is the DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, in which you can turn in your unused, unwanted or expired medications for safe disposal at the LAPD Hollywood station parking lot, 1358 N. […]

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Two Local Neighborhoods Mobilize Against Crime

Two Local Neighborhoods Mobilize Against Crime

| October 18, 2017 | 3 Comments

As all of our local LAPD representatives will tell you, crime is up all over the city this year, in every category…and, unfortunately, some of that increase has been felt in our local neighborhoods. (According to Wilshire Division Captain Tony Oddo, there have been five additional robberies this year in the area from Wilshire to […]

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Recent Crimes…and Neighborhood Responses

Recent Crimes…and Neighborhood Responses

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Continuing with an unsettling trend this year, there have been numerous reports of crime in the neighborhood in the last several weeks. (Private security firm SSA reported nearly 200 calls for service in its monthly report this month.) Last month, on September 14th, there was a particularly disturbing violent home invasion on the 800 block […]

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LAPD Wilshire Division Coffee with a Cop – Wednesday, Sept. 13

LAPD Wilshire Division Coffee with a Cop – Wednesday, Sept. 13

| September 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, September 13, LAPD Wilshire Division residents are invited to join the Wilshire Division Senior Lead Officers for a “Coffee with a Cop” event, from 8-10 a.m.  at the Starbucks at 7624 Melrose Ave. (Melrose and Stanley Ave.)  These periodic and very informal events are a great way to meet your local LAPD officers […]

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