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Burglary Spike

August 07, 2018
We have heard from many members this week concerned by the recent burglary on Homewood Rd, where two armed men forcibly entered an occupied home. One of them detained the homeowner while his partner searched for valuables. The perpetrators were not apprehended and there is no additional information at this time. We are scheduling a meeting with LAPD command and the Council office to discuss the recent

VA West LA

April 27, 2018
In January of 2016 the VA issued a Draft Master Plan to address the issues raised by a lawsuit brought by Veterans and a descendant of the relatives who donated the land to the US government in 1888. The goal of the Master Plan is to provide permanent supportive housing and related services to Veterans, notably those within the chronically homeless, severely disabled, aging, and female populations.

Safer Brentwood

January 26, 2018
Over 150 BHA members heard a two-hour presentation from Peter Schultz, a security consultant and author. Mr. Schultz squeezed what usually is a four hour presentation into a little under two hours. While the best defense is to run away whenever possible, he offered the following tips (click title for more)