About two-thirds of the funding was earmarked for police overtime and will be used to provide services and programs for communities of color, including a youth summer jobs program.
With a continued rise in COVID-19 cases and the county slowly taking steps to reopen, it is imperative that the city act quickly to ensure the safety of all of the city of Long Beach, especially people who lack a stable home.
A 67-year-old Long Beach man was killed late Wednesday in a hit-and-run collision on the Westside, and police are searching for the driver.
A review of hundreds of campaign finance records by the Long Beach Post shows that over the past five years, the Long Beach Police Officers Association has spent more than $860,000 on local candidates and campaigns.
By scouring hundreds of campaign finance forms, the Long Beach Post has created a searchable database of contributions made over the past five years.
Health officials warned earlier this week that if the trend continues, hospitals could run out of bed space in the next two to three weeks.
“It’s more education. I’m not coming out with a fist,” Gov. Gavin Newsom insisted, but those on the strike team have licensing and enforcement power over a broad array of businesses that are subject to stringent guidelines.
The teacher quietly resigned from his job and began teaching elsewhere. He’s now facing charges he abused or sexually assaulted three students.
Ridership is down about 80% at Long Beach Transit, which has reversed a trend of growth seen before the pandemic, officials said.
El tiroteo de la vigilia se produjo durante una ola repentina de violencia armada que golpeó recientemente una pequeña sección de North Long Beach y una serie más grande de tiroteos en toda la ciudad.