Hancock Park Residents Call for Coyote Crackdown

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Hancock Park is far from the wilderness, but residents in the area say there have been half a dozen coyote sightings in recent weeks.

coyoteA coyote recently snatched a small dog from its front yard as the canine’s family unloaded a Christmas tree from its car, the family said.

The city policy in Los Angeles is to allow coyotes to roam freely.  But residents are calling for city leaders to take action to protect pets and children from coyotes.