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  • Kamenetz says county services are ready for Towson growth

    Kamenetz says county services are ready for Towson growth
    Baltimore County is adding additional police officers and improving nighttime lighting as part of a public safety focus for new developments in Towson, including next month's opening of a 15-screen movie theater. With multiple projects sprouting in...
  • We can't be gun-shy when it comes to our kids

    We can't be gun-shy when it comes to our kids
    As the mom of an infant and a toddler, I have been both dreading and dying to hear another parent ask me one question: "Do you have a gun in your house?"  It's a question Ann Marie Crowell of Saugus, Mass., told me she has wished every day for the...
  • Local, federal authorities at odds over holding some immigrant inmates

    Local, federal authorities at odds over holding some immigrant inmates
    More than a dozen California counties have stopped honoring requests from immigration agents to hold potentially deportable inmates beyond the length of their jail terms, saying the practice may expose local sheriffs to liability. In recent weeks,...
  • Emanuel ordinance would require videotaping of gun sales

    Emanuel ordinance would require videotaping of gun sales
    Chicago could require gun dealers to videotape sales and ban gun stores near schools and parks under Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s latest attempt to heavily regulate firearms sales following a federal court ruling that tossed out the city’s outright...
  • Niles approves plan for gun safety school

    Niles approves plan for gun safety school
    Niles officials recently approved a plan to allow a firearms safety and gun training school to be located in its main business corridor. The school will be operated by Concealed Carry Safety for Personal Defense and will be located at 7609 Milwaukee...
  • Tinley Park might drop ambulance vendor

    Tinley Park might drop ambulance vendor
    Tinley Park officials will soon begin negotiating the town's next ambulance contract with a new company, which could lead the village to drop its longtime ambulance provider. Representatives of Trace Ambulance, the village's current ambulance provider,...
  • Property crimes drop after USC implements new safety measures

    Property crimes drop after USC implements new safety measures
    USC officials are attributing a drop in property crimes at the university to security measures put in place following an on-campus Halloween night shooting that left four teenagers wounded two years ago. The biggest factor in the reduction, officials...
  • Make A Stand Against Continuing Carnage

    Many hoped, and some even predicted, that the horror of the Newtown massacre of Dec. 14, 2012 — 18 months ago tomorrow — would spur a national effort to keep guns out of the wrong hands. That hope remains unrequited: The carnage continues....
  • More than 500 enjoy Davie Fire & Police Expo

    Davie residents recently got a behind-the-scenes look at those who help keep them safe. More than 500 people attended the annual Davie Fire & Police Expo at the town's public safety complex. They got to tour the police and fire stations, step into many...
  • Laguna budget includes paying down unfunded pension liability

    Pensions and public safety took center stage as the Laguna Beach City Council weighed in last week on how the city should spend its money in the next fiscal year. The council directed the city to set aside $1 million in the next fiscal year to start...
  • Grass-roots L.A. group pushes to cap many parking tickets at $23

    Grass-roots L.A. group pushes to cap many parking tickets at $23
    A grass-roots group of Angelenos wants to revamp the way Los Angeles collects parking ticket revenue — and has pledged to take its campaign to the ballot box if the city doesn’t embrace its proposed reforms. The Los Angeles Parking Freedom...