public safety

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Update: Suspect arrested Carlos Castro, aged 27, of Los Angeles, was booked at the Orange County Jail after being arrested for allegedly committing assault with a deadly weapon on a peace officer (California Penal Code 245(c)). Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact the Westminster Area California Highway Patrol …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for February 21 through February 27 include a Garden Grove groundbreaking, Long Beach murder arrests, and One Stop job opportunities. Top Ten Stories for February 21 through February 27 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Pavilion …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for June 28 through July 04 included July Fourth events, Black Lives Matter, a Mexican mafioso, John Wayne airport, COVID-19. Top Ten Stories for June 28 through July 04 the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Three professional …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for June 2020 include protests, curfews and the Fourth of July in Garden Grove, Anaheim, Long Beach, Cypress, Lakewood, La Habra, Buena Park, and Orange. The Top Ten Stories for June 2020 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the month of June 2020 …continue reading

Correa votes to pass landmark police reform legislation Congressman Lou Correa voted to pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act—landmark legislation that reforms America’s police departments and rebuilds trusts in our communities. The Congressman, who serves on the House Judiciary Committee, urged his colleagues to join him in passing …continue reading

featured graphic for news from the City of Seal Beach during COVID-19. City seal courtesy of Seal Beach

The City of Seal Beach would like to remind the community that it is illegal to sell, possess, or discharge, fireworks anywhere within Seal Beach. Seal Beach Municipal Code §7.20.065 prohibits fireworks in Seal Beach. This includes fireworks sold as “safe and sane” in neighboring cities. Those who violate this …continue reading

Shoulder patch design courtesy of Long Beach Police Department.

On Tuesday, June 16, 2020, the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) issued a special order implementing further requirements and approval levels when officers are seeking to execute a “no-knock” warrant. “We will continue to listen to our community in the spirit of building trust and reducing the overall use of …continue reading

Keep California Safe: A Project of the California Public Safety Partnership Issues Committee

The Keep California Safe Campaign, which is dedicated to passing the “Reducing Crime and Keeping California Safe Act of 2020” that will appear on the November ballot, is expanding its campaign infrastructure to include regional teams as the election approaches. “We’re thrilled to have two of our longstanding statewide Leadership …continue reading