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Domestic violence programs are underfunded, report says

LOS ANGELES — Domestic violence programs in Los Angeles are underfunded compared to those in two other major cities, and are often managed in a “disjointed and inconsistent” way, according to audit findings released by City Controller Ron Galperin Oct. 1. The city of Los Angeles spends $1.04 per resident and the county spends close Read More…

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D.A.’s office reviews 2008 allegation against Cosby

LOS ANGELES — Whether actor-comedian Bill Cosby will be tried on charges that he sexually assaulted a woman in the Playboy Mansion in 2008 is up to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. The Los Angeles Police Department has completed its investigation into allegations that Cosby, 78, assaulted Chloe Goins and turned the results Read More…

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LAPD receives federal funds for body cameras

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Police Department was awarded $1 million by the U.S. Department of Justice Sept. 21 for the purchase of body cameras, despite a complaint by the local chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union that the department’s policies on the use and release of the footage hinders transparency. The LAPD Read More…