The local papers have indicated that there are a host of robberies, thefts and break-ins in La Canada Flintridge.
The closest judicial systems are either in Glendale or Pasadena, and this leaves the natives of La Canada out in the smog.
The former Buffums building would be an ideal place for a stately courthouse, and a complete judicial program could be installed. There is adequate parking fore and aft, for friend and foe.
This would be a complete legal procedure from start to finish. The local beanery could furnish the last meal, which would probably be the last affordable tidbit on this old planet.