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  • Waistband Police Shootings Are Surprisingly Common
    published on Tue, 03 Mar 2015 19:39:40 GMT
    After Los Angeles police shot and killed an unarmed homeless man on Sunday, Chief Charlie Beck said the man grabbed an officer's holstered gun. Beck said a still image from a video of the incident showed the victim going for the officer's waistband....
  • Former police officer and service dog forced to leave restaurant
    published on Mon, 23 Feb 2015 07:50:09 GMT
    A former California police officer and his pit bull service dog were asked to leave a restaurant in Sacramento, California on Friday night. KCRA News reported today that former Citrus Heights, Calif....
  • Service dog dispute at Old Sacramento restauraunt leads to outrage
    published on Sun, 22 Feb 2015 07:21:03 GMT
    Joe Rangel is a former police officer with the Citrus Heights Police Department. He went to Fanny Ann's in Old Sacramento with a friend, but was asked to leave when he couldn't provide proof his dog was a service animal....
  • Give Back to Firefighters with 'Fill the Boot'
    published on Sat, 14 Feb 2015 01:20:35 GMT
    A four-day donations challenge is going on until this Sunday in Citrus Heights. It's called "Fill the Boot for Burns."...
  • Mandatory Vaccinations For Students Proposed
    published on Thu, 05 Feb 2015 03:44:37 GMT
    Legislation to do away with the "personal belief" exemption to required vaccinations for school children has been introduced by a pair of State Senators in the wake of the measles outbreak. "We should not wait for more children to sicken or die before we act," said Sen. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento....