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Vincent Thomas Bridge. Patch file photo.
Jacinda Jacinda M July 21, 2014 at 01:39 pm
Yeah and some vile human posted the video of it on You tube. I hope they experience something likeRead More that in their lives and someone posts it . Where is the humanity?
Sylvester Curameng is suspected of stealing the identity of residents all over the Southland, from Rancho Palos Verdes to Pasadena -- and beyond. Photo courtesy Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Rodger Higgins July 18, 2014 at 10:42 pm
The bail should have been set at 2.5 million each. Any of their crooked friends can come up withRead More 2,000 to bail them out. Then they become flight risks and extradition cost tax payers even more. Dumb judge.
South Bay Resident July 20, 2014 at 09:32 pm
Losers...morons...think you're not going to get caught? Really? Nowadays? With the kind ofRead More technology that exists now? Hey, I have a pretty good idea. Why not just go and get a real job like everyone else? Too late now. Now it's prison time. How stupid can people get?
Men's and Women's Central Jail in Orange County. Photo courtesy the Orange County Sheriff's Department.
Maura Mikulec July 18, 2014 at 03:28 pm
^^ That's what i'm wondering as well. She wanted an abortion. She had one. I will say kinda lameRead More that she was just given Tylenol when she was having cramping...they should've known she was experiencing an abortion. But what are the damages here?
Penny Arévalo July 18, 2014 at 04:00 pm
They have to investigate every death in an OC jail. These are just the results of that inquiry.
Gwynne Snee July 21, 2014 at 09:49 pm
They gave her a Tylenol, what a joke...and then allowed her to give birth to a half term baby on aRead More toilet. That's brutal.
Death Row in San Quentin. Patch file photo.
Jeffe' July 19, 2014 at 11:09 pm
Fact: People are wrongfully convicted. Even 1 innocent person wrongfully executed is too much, theRead More fact that you are ok with that says a lot about how little you actually have thought about this. How many bad guys do we need to kill to make it ok to execute 1 innocent man? 100 to 1? 20 to 1? 1 to 1? If you think that death is the only effective deterrent to crime that matters then are also very confused. Do you really think that it is pointless to put anyone in prison, probation, or fine them, since death is the only deterrent that matters? I encourage you to actually think about your position and how you arrived at that. Killing out of emotion (revenge) in no way makes murder ok. Killing in revenge is the ultimate sign of weakness. It takes strength to hold your rage and remain a civil thinking person. I couldn't care less about revenge and consequences. The criminal justice system is about the safety of our citizens, not vengeance. Locking someone up for life is enough because it removes a killer from his potential victims. It also costs the tax payers less money than killing them. Being in favor of a policy of executing people is also incompatible with belief in Christ, and when 70% of this nation claims to be Christian it should give you a good idea how many are full of shit that this is even a debate. Bottom line: No, your immature and selfish desire to kill people does not make it ok. It does not make us safer. It solves nothing. It wastes more tax dollars, and we have and will again execute innocent people because juries and judges are composed of people, and people are fallible. If you are ok with all that you should be locked away from the rest of society where you can do no harm. Sorry for the rant, long day and I keep seeing this subject brought up everywhere I look due to the court's decision. Thank you all for letting me get this out of my system =)
Becky July 20, 2014 at 07:21 am
I feel sorry for the cruel and unusual suffering of the families who wait 20 + years for theirRead More murderer's sentence to be carried out.
Steve M July 20, 2014 at 12:15 pm
They didn't waste much time with Timothy McVeigh who killed 144 people including children but oneRead More official said that he's getting a free ticket out of this world with hardly anytime in prison.
Photo credit Ivy Faulkner / Palos Verdes Pictures.
Lori-Ann Harbridge July 9, 2014 at 10:05 pm
So sorry for this boy's friends and family. :( My son goes to Abalone Cove with his friends, too.Read More Plans to go tomorrow have been cancelled.
kelly July 18, 2014 at 09:11 am
2 high tides a day genius...
Long Beach police arrested a man they believe is responsible for four recent bike thefts. Patch file photo.
Rodger Higgins July 9, 2014 at 12:46 am
Then they wonder why we don't want some immigrants here.
The Beast ! July 9, 2014 at 01:07 am
Thank you LBPD ! I have had 3 bicycles stolen in 2 years !
Raymond Demetrius Howard of Long Beach is accused of raping two women last month, one in Long Beach, one in Signal Hill. Patch file photo.
Me July 10, 2014 at 02:46 pm
Jane Doe can you with out any doubt say that the guy Raymond is the guy that attacked you? I am soRead More sorry this happen to you.
Jane Doe July 10, 2014 at 04:09 pm
Undoubtedly. And don't feel for me, i was more upset when i was told about the second victim. ButRead More yes, definitely this person, without a doubt.
Jane Doe July 10, 2014 at 04:29 pm
What y'all couldn't have known is i spent several pleasant hours with him before the incident. ThereRead More is no doubt in my mind,this is the person.
Firecrackers. Photo courtesy County of San Diego.
Rodger Higgins July 6, 2014 at 11:48 pm
Obviously bellflower allows fire works although Lakewood and Long Beach don't. Wish BellflowerRead More didn't, I would have lodged a few complaints.
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Daniel Appelman July 15, 2014 at 01:22 pm
There is no berm at 55th place (berm starts at about 59th) and tide tables say tide was low on JulyRead More 5, 6, 7 etc. So I'm confused. Would appreciate clarification.
Patch file photo by Renee Schiavone.
southernbelle July 12, 2014 at 03:44 pm
I appreciate your comment Jeremiah and I don't think I could've said it better myself, so I won't beRead More redundant. Except to repeat only one thing-- This is why Mr Melhman: "the age limit is based on the medical risk profile that would endanger both the employee and the public he is tasked with serving. The likelihood of sudden debilitating circumstances increases with age and these jobs have a stress level which can precipitate it." I'm still of working age yet from day to day I have bizarre health issues pop up. I run abt 3-5 miles per day, 5-6 days a week. I'm in excellent health. I'm also clever and a bright individual. Yet I've begun having pains in places, and I'm also getting forgetful. My eyesight is decreasing. I get stressed easier than I used to. Because this is our natural human aging process. we age. we just do. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Now, in reading this article, I didn't read, nor did I realize we were discussing being let go at a certain age. I thought we were talking about applying for the job, where can age limit is set due to medical and statistical averages. So I agree with you, I do not think a person should be let go the day they turn 62. Most others do also, that;s why we are offered pensions at particular ages for incentive. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Lastly, your point using vote vs age limits is like comparing dogs to elephants, and completely irrelevant. We're talking about a person's capability to perform a certain type of job.
southernbelle July 12, 2014 at 03:55 pm
**** And I bet SouthernBelle knows something many women and men have forgotten - it's a whole lotRead More more fun acting out the roles when men act like men and women act like women and we all play the game and enjoy life as equal but thankfully different! **** Any good man who values his life knows women are superior to men and don't argue with them because even if you win, you lose!! :-) **** hahahahahahahahahaha!!! Yep, exactly how I feel. There are many many careers out there to choose from. Maybe a girl's passion is to put on 100 lbs of equipment and run up stairs to fight a fire and carry out a 250 lb man- but I'm guessing more aren't than are interested in that. But I'll tell you what, if my daddy's house catches fire and some gal runs up his stairs she best be able to carry him down because HIS life depends on it. And if she can't, then her taking a job she's unable to perform is just wrong.
southernbelle July 12, 2014 at 04:01 pm
one more thing--Mr Melhman, Not sure how long you've been in the area or if you are familiar with LARead More county hiring for Police and fire. But over the past 10 yrs they have had to lower their physical ability testing, as well as their hiring requirements because they had to account for women's physical abilities, and not enough men or women were passing the orals due to prior drug use (even trying it once counts), criminal records (DUI's fall in this), etc. This is also why the quality is lower than it used to be. We haven't seen nothing yet! It's abt to get a whole lot worse because no one wants police officer jobs anymore. so sad how we treat them!
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Chastity Lake July 5, 2014 at 04:31 pm
Buster, are a moron?
Chastity Lake July 5, 2014 at 04:34 pm
Buster - random DUI checkpoints are constitutional. Lorelei - no federal or state court can overruleRead More the SC.
Chastity Lake July 5, 2014 at 04:36 pm
There is only a time/manner/place restriction on DUI stops in California. A static location isRead More allowed, with every car that passes through checked. The reason is to avoid targeting based on impermissible grounds.
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Wolfman June 28, 2014 at 12:20 pm
two very bad 405 north on ramps as they are very short and traffic is slowing down to get on the 105Read More fwy. I always stay out of these dangerous right hand lanes
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