The contract with Counseling Team International signals a cultural shift in urging officers to seek help for depression and other mental health issues.
The man at the center of the conflict of interest investigation into Councilwoman Jeannine Pearce also speaks out, saying he implored Pearce to check to ensure there were no conflicts associated with her consulting work for him.
The city must adopt its budget by Sept. 15 for the new fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1. Tuesday’s decision comes following several weeks of budget hearings that were open to the public.
Police said Johnny Akins was shot at an illegal gambling establishment in the 1500 block of West Pacific Coast Highway.
CSULB President Jane Close Conoley on Friday shared the university’s future vision called BEACH 2030.
The Cal State University system purchased the five-bedroom, 4,671-square-foot home in the Estates Section of Belmont Heights in 1991 to present a more “down-to-earth” image.
The fire department has estimated that restoring Engine 17 could improve response times by up to a minute and a half in its service area, and by up to 30 seconds throughout the city.
Plans for automation have been met with pushback from local unions concerned about the impact to jobs in the region.
Rescue 9 and Engine 9 are both patrolling the service area during the day to reduce response times.
After working to preserve its good streets, Long Beach plans to begin tackling some of its worst.