Morning Briefs on the Los Angeles Political Machine for Tuesday
** LAPD Charlie Beck does not do investigated journalism .........., especially at the cost to his image as KNBC Channel Four discloses via its report on the Counter-Terrorism readiness (or lack of) of the department's Metro Unit.
** Continuing on Chief Beck .........., retire former Parole Officer Caroline Aguirre has another Exclusive on the apparent disdain of department's "Meet and Confer Rules" by LA's Top Cop, as he disbands the Parole Compliance Unit without notifying the Police Protective League.
** 25th State Senate District Candidate (formerly a LA County Board of Supervisor) Mike Antonovich is calling for random health inspections of Porter Ranch homes in the aftermath of the now-capped Gas Leak.
** The "Burning LaBonge of Public Transparency" has lit the flame on another Lawsuit regarding his "putting to flame" of Public Documents from his time as the CD 4 City Councilman.
** The LAPD Hollenbeck Division is again Ground Zero for another Hit and Run Death of a pedestrian as a young National Guardsman/Computer Science Student is killed at or near the intersection of Cesar Chavez and Chicago in Boyle Heights.
** CD 14 City Councilman Jose Huizar goes "anti-huevon" in seeking a speed up in action regarding the community impact from the shuttered Vernon Exide Battery Plant.
Your thoughts ..............
Scott Johnson in CD 14