Hate Crimes Still at Alarming Levels

Hate crimes remain at elevated levels in Los Angeles County,…

Sweeping Advances to Keep Youth
Out of the Justice System

In a historic move, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously…

Health Equity Versus Social Equity
in the Age of (Recreational) Cannabis

Op-Ed By Mark Ridley-Thomas As California prepares to…

Probation Reform: Oversight and Accountability

Determined to transform the deeply troubled Probation Department,…

Reforming Probation

Board of Supervisors Chairman Mark Ridley-Thomas introduced…

A Fair Chance At A Second Chance

Dozens of people testified in support of the fair chance motions,…

Magnolia Housing Program Offers Second Chances

All photos by Bryan Chan / Board of Supervisors A newly opened…