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Entries Tagged as 'Safety'

SHPD to increase enforcement aimed at careless motorists, dangerous riders

May 7th, 2010 · No Comments · Safety

The Signal Hill Police Department will be conducting a specialized motorcycle safety enforcement operation during the week beginning May 9. Extra officers will be on duty patrolling areas frequented by motorcyclists and where crashes occur. Officers will be cracking down on traffic violations made by motorcyclists, as well as other vehicle drivers that can lead […]

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Local Red Cross offers reduced-fee First-Aid classes at CPR Saturday

April 23rd, 2010 · No Comments · Health, Safety

The Greater Long Beach Chapter (GLBC) of the American Red Cross, Long Beach City College Carson Campus and the Long Beach Fire Department will host the 15th Annual CPR Saturday at Long Beach City College (LBCC) on Saturday, May 22 from 8am to 4:30pm.

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LBPD’s Friday-night saturation patrol yields five DUIs, other citations

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Safety

On Friday, April 9, the Long Beach Police Department’s traffic section conducted a DUI saturation patrol throughout the city from 6pm to 2am. During the operation, eight additional police officers patrolled the city, looking for impaired drivers. The operation resulted in the arrest of five persons for DUI, one misdemeanor arrest, four citations issued to […]

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Miller Hospital teaming with Kohl’s to keep kids safe

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · Safety

Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach (MCHLB) has teamed up with Kohl’s department stores for an ongoing childhood safety initiative to help prevent accidents that result in many serious injuries and hospitalizations. The “Keeping Kids Safe with Kohl’s” program at MCHLB provides education to children and parents on passenger, bicycle and pedestrian safety. One-hundred percent of […]

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Helping babies reach their first birthday

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · Commentary

By Vivian J. Malauulu One of the hardest things in life is, without a doubt, dealing with the passing of one’s infant. The worst nightmare for all parents is for their children to precede them in death. Very few people can easily bounce back from such a tragedy, and even fewer can bounce back even […]

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