Safety

Opinion: Illustration to the Editor

Stephanie Varela drew this illustration to convey the pain of domestic violence, a topic reported on by Staff Reporters Maria Vera and Melissa Martinez in our last edition. Varela writes: My inspiration for... Read More...

Deep scars of domestic violence

Boyle Heights Beat interviewed a mother and son who experienced domestic violence, Galya Gonzales and Angel Toscano. In these stories, each shares a unique perspective on the impact on their lives. Top midd... Read More...

How Safe is Boyle Heights?

Boyle Heights Beat reporters interviewed nearly 50 residents about which areas they considered “safe” and “unsafe” in the neighborhood. Many of those interviewed listed “home&rdq... Read More...