Natural disasters, earthquakes, tsunamis and wildfires, as well as manmade disasters, such as industrial accidents or acts of terrorism, are some of the many possible emergencies that police and fire departments respond to in the United States.
Entries Tagged as 'Safety'
August 19th, 2011 · No Comments · Safety
July 22nd, 2011 · No Comments · Safety
West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in two dead crows in Long Beach for the first time this summer. According to the California Department of Public Health, this is the first sign of WNV in Long Beach this year. Although no human cases have been reported in Long Beach this year, WNV activity has [...]
July 1st, 2011 · No Comments · Holiday, Safety
Fireworks have become a traditional part of an American family’s Fourth of July celebration. Unfortunately, these celebrations all too often result in serious burns, hearing loss, and other injuries.
June 17th, 2011 · No Comments · Education, Safety
With Long Beach high-school graduation ceremonies taking place the week starting June 13, the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) is educating graduates and parents about the dangers of underage drinking.
April 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Safety
The Long Beach Police Department has seen a recent trend related to strong-arm robbery in the West Division.