Latest Guides


Public Safety

Emergencies, Fire and Health Dept. news items


Homeless Woman Spits on Police Officer Twice During Pasadena Incident

Tuesday, March 14, 2023 | 1:06 pm

A homeless woman was cited for battery on a police officer after she spat on a Pasadena police officer’s face twice on Monday evening. The incidents happened Monday at 6:38 p.m. in the 400 block of South Raymond Ave. after police were called to a disturbance a... More »


Judge Orders Music Producer to Pay Attorneys’ Fees to Phoebe Bridgers

Friday, March 10, 2023 | 5:39 am

Four months after a judge dismissed a lawsuit brought against Phoebe Bridgers by a music producer who alleged the Pasadena-born singer-songwriter made false and defamatory statements on social media as part of a vendetta to destroy his reputation, the same jud... More »


LA County Health Officials Warn of Overdose Danger from Animal Sedative

Thursday, March 9, 2023 | 5:09 am

Los Angeles County health officials issued a public alert Wednesday, warning of increased overdose risks associated with the animal sedative xylazine, which has been detected in illicit drugs in areas including San Francisco and San Diego. The presence of the ... More »