Los AngelesCaliforniaHispanic Americans: Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.Riots: A form of violent crowd behavior which expresses the emotional release of resentments and prejudices, usually relevant to grievances toward the social system.Homeless Persons: Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.Asian Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent.Homeless Youth: Runaway and homeless children and adolescents living on the streets of cities and having no fixed place of residence.Ethnic Groups: A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.Hawaii: A group of islands in Polynesia, in the north central Pacific Ocean, comprising eight major and 114 minor islands, largely volcanic and coral. Its capital is Honolulu. It was first reached by Polynesians about 500 A.D. It was discovered and named the Sandwich Islands in 1778 by Captain Cook. The islands were united under the rule of King Kamehameha 1795-1819 and requested annexation to the United States in 1893 when a provisional government was set up. Hawaii was established as a territory in 1900 and admitted as a state in 1959. The name is from the Polynesian Owhyhii, place of the gods, with reference to the two volcanoes Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa, regarded as the abode of the gods. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p493 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p2330)Electric Wiring: An arrangement of wires distributing electricity.African Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Health Planning Councils: Organized groups serving in advisory capacities related to health planning activities.Medical Indigency: The condition in which individuals are financially unable to access adequate medical care without depriving themselves and their dependents of food, clothing, shelter, and other essentials of living.Homicide: The killing of one person by another.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Firesetting Behavior: A compulsion to set fires.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.Hospitals, County: Hospitals controlled by the county government.