Laguna Beach Police Cite 40 Drivers for Not Respecting Pedestrians

Laguna Beach Police Cite 40 Drivers for Not Respecting Pedestrians
Pedestrians have the right-of-way. Apparently, drivers in Laguna Beach need to learn that lesson. Over and over again.  So the way some cities (including Laguna Beach) like to beef up patrols to look for impaired drivers, Laguna Beach Police Department from time to time likes to catch motorists who don't respect pedestrians in crosswalks. Like they did Wednesday. Forty of them. "Forty citations were issued for crosswalk right-of-way violations, and for passing cars stopped for pede......
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Lake Forest Man Gets Life for Killing Laguna Beach Resident

Lake Forest Man Gets Life for Killing Laguna Beach Resident
There will be no possibility of parole for Matthew Thomas Dragna, who was convicted of murdering Damon Nicholson. Meanwhile, the D.A. is discussing a plea deal for Dragna's co-defendant. A 23-year-old man was sentenced today to life in prison without the possibility of parole for robbing and killing a Laguna Beach resident in his home in 2009. Matthew Thomas Dragna of Lake Forest was convicted in December of first- degree murder, and jurors found true a special circumstance allegation of killi......
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What Is MDMA? (aka Ecstasy or Molly)

What Is MDMA? (aka Ecstasy or Molly)
What Is MDMA? (aka Ecstasy or Molly) “Ecstasy” and "Molly" are slang terms for MDMA, short for 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, a name that’s nearly as long as the all-night parties where MDMA is often used. That's why MDMA has been called a “club drug.” It has effects similar to those of other stimulants, and it often makes the person feel like everyone is his or her friend, even when that’s not the case. MDMA is man-made—it doesn't come from a plant like marijuana or tobacco do. Oth......
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"The Policeman"

"The Policeman"

Dear Supporters of the LBPEA, We encourage you to take a moment to view one of our favorite voice narrations below, by Paul Harvey, "The Policeman" depicting the internal as well as external struggles of living life "on duty".   Please go to our Facebook page to show your support by liking our page.  Here you will be able to stay informed on all the going on within our community. LBPEA Facebook. Thank You again for your support! The Laguna Beach Police Employees' Association  ......
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Laguna Beach Police Officer Jon Coutchie - EOW 9/21/2013

Laguna Beach Police Officer Jon Coutchie - EOW 9/21/2013
On Saturday September 21st 2013, 42 year old Laguna Beach Motor Officer Jon Coutchie was tragically killed in a collision at the intersection of South Coast Highway at Cleo Street. Jon was born in Tucson, Arizona on October 2, 1971 and raised in Orange County where he graduated from Laguna Hills High School in 1989. After the September 11th terrorist attacks, Jon enlisted in the military and became an Army Ranger. He served his country from 2003-2007 and completed tours of duty in Iraq and Afg......
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