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Los Angeles Fire Department

http://www.lafd.org/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The Los Angeles Fire Department home page gives news about the fire department, earthquake preparedness, community services and feature stories. Standard 12.7.2 civics

Comments: Excellent site for students and teachers to learn about the operations of a major fire department.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Resource ID: 2016

Los Angeles Municipal Court

http://www.lasuperiorcourt.org/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The Los Angeles Municipal Court system handles more cases than most states relating to both civil and criminal issues. This site has information on the Courts rules and links to other courts. Standard 12.7.7 civics

Comments: Excellent site for students and teachers to see what services and cases are handled by a large municipal court system.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2017

State and Local Governments Page from the Library of Congress

http://www.loc.gov/global/state/stategov.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This Library of Congress site contains indexes to state and local government sites. Standards 12.7.2 and 12.7.7 civics

Comments: Great set of links to all states and many local/city government internet sites.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2838

Civil Grand Jury

http://www.co.merced.ca.us/grandjury/index.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This site has a brief history and job description of the Civil Grand Jury in Merced County. Standard 12.7.7 civics

Comments: This is a little understood but vitally important government body.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 715

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