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GOVERNING Announces 2015 Public Officials of the Year
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - GOVERNING today announced the nine public officials who are being honored as the year's most outstanding leaders in state and local government.

Berkeley Research Group Adds Mike Slattery as Global Senior Advisor to Global Investigations + Strategic Intelligence Practice
EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - October 08, 2015) - Berkeley Research Group announced today that Michael Slattery has joined the firm as a managing director and global senior advisor to the firm's Global Investigations + Strategic Intelligence practice.

Fuhu's nabi Inspire Donates Over 125 Inspire Tablets on World Autism Awareness Day
Fuhu, Inc., the creator of the award-winning nabi® tablet -- the world's first Android tablet built for kids -- and the foremost innovator in technology for kids and their families, today announced the donation of nabi Inspire tablets to over 125 families living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) through the Gifted 10K initiative

LAPD Delegation Concludes Successful Visit to UAE
Business Wire IndiaThe US police delegation headed by Major General Horace Frank, Deputy Commander of Special Operations and Anti-terrorism Bureau at Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), concluded its official visit to the UAE as a part of the international expertise exchange program and participation in field operations.

LAPD Becomes Largest US Police Department to Outfit Officers With AXON Body Cameras and by TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 860 AXON body-worn video cameras and a five-year subscription to by the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti further announced a plan by the city to equip a total of 7,000 officers with body cameras in 2015.

Telogis Taps Magic Johnson for Its Annual Latitude Conference
Next week Telogis will host its annual Latitude business conference with basketball-legend-turned-entrepreneur Earvin "Magic" Johnson as the spotlight speaker and special guest. The event runs Oct. 27-29, 2014 at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, Calif.

Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation and Los Angeles City Fire Department Launch New Website Connecting the Community and Its First Responders
The Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation, the major source of private support for the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD), and the LAFD today announced the launch of a state of the art website (

Advanced Threat Monitoring Secures Celebrities on Oscars' Red Carpet
  MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - March 04, 2014) - Haystax Technology, Inc. integrated its DS7 cloud-based suite of application solutions with the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) and the Joint Regional Intelligence Center (JRIC) to enhance security during the 86th Academy Awards

Judicial Watch Victory: Judge Voids Special Order 7
Judicial Watch announced today that California Superior Court Judge Terry A. Green struck down a controversial Los Angeles Police Department policy, Special Order 7, which regulated the impounding of vehicles driven by unlicensed drivers

William J. Bratton Announced as Keynote Speaker at Tiburon User Group (TUG) Training & Education Conference 2013
Tiburon, Inc., the public safety and security industries' leading provider of integrated computer-aided dispatch (CAD) and records management system (RMS) solutions for secure cloud or on-premises deployments, today announced William J. Bratton as Keynote Speaker at this year's Tiburon User Group (TUG) conference being held at the Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee, Sept. 25-27, 2013.

California Superior Court Refuses to Dismiss Judicial Watch Taxpayer Lawsuit Challenging Los Angeles Police Department Special Order 7
Judicial Watch announced today that California Superior Court Judge Terry Green has refused to dismiss a taxpayer lawsuit filed May 8, 2012, against the Los Angeles Police Department and Police Chief Charlie Beck over Special Order 7, a policy that regulates the impounding of vehicles

"Carmageddon II" I-405 Freeway Closure Now Scheduled for September 29-30, 2012
The second 10-mile closure of both directions of the I-405 over the Sepulveda Pass, popularly known as "Carmageddon," has now been scheduled for Sept. 29-30, 2012 when contractors will demolish the remaining side of the Mulholland Bridge

Justin Bieber ticketed for reckless driving
Pop Singer Justin Bieber ticketed for reckless driving on the 101 freeway in the San Fernando Valley

'Terminator' star John Connor gone missing
Hollywood actor Nick Stahl, who played John Connor in 'Terminator 3', has gone missing, and his wife fears that his disappearance is linked to drug use.

Brittany Murphy's dad demands renewed investigation into death
Brittany Murphy's father has filed a suit against the Los Angeles Coroner's Office and the Los Angeles Police Department, demanding a fresh investigation into his daughter's untimely death.

LA riots victim King `drank, smoked weed` before death
Rodney King, the man whose 1991 videotaped beating by police led to the Los Angeles riots, has been found dead.

Historic law on condom use in p*rn films passed in Los Angeles
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa signed a historic new law on Monday, which will make it compulsory for p*rn performers to wear condoms while acting in areas requiring a city film permit.

Obama's Los Angeles campaign office attacked
US President Barack Obama's Westside Los Angeles campaign offices were targeted with BB air gun shots on Friday.

New York prison official says radical Islam infiltrating American jails
A former New York prisons official has testified that radical Muslims have made "sustained efforts" to indoctrinate inmates in America, at the second hearing on Islamic radicalization held by Representative Peter King.

Man arrested for 'yelling and banging' outside Sharon Stone's home
'Basic Instinct' actress Sharon Stone's residence in the Hollywood Hills was intruded by a stranger, who was arrested by the cops.

Emma Stone to star in 'The Gangster Squad'?
Actress Emma Stone is in talks to star in an upcoming flick 'The Gangster Squad'.

Lost videotapes could clear MJ's doc
Dr Conrad Murray's lawyers have claimed that video footage, which could clear Michael Jackson's doctor of killing him, has either vanished or been erased.

Charlie Sheen not facing drug charges despite 'cocaine use'
Charlie Sheen, who is currently in rehab, will not face any drug charges despite claims that the actor spent three days on a booze and cocaine binge, according to reports.

LA PD arrests 88 people during vice raid on prostitution in hostess bar
Officers of the Los Angeles Police Department have arrested 81 women and seven men during a vice raid at a hostess bar.

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