Board Instructs Sheriff to Stop the Work of his Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Now Under Legal Scrutiny

The Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion directing…

Extreme Caution Advised on “Truth & Reconciliation Commission”

Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Sheila Kuehl  filed a…

Board Mandates Reforms at Juvenile Facilities Including Phasing Out Pepper Spray

The Board of Supervisors demanded a plan for implementing…

ABC7 Eyewitness Newsmakers: Mental Health Facility

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors…

Reforming the Jail System

Statement by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas on Reforming the Jail…

Alarm Raised Over Pepper Spray Use in Juvenile Facilities

Acting on a motion by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and Chair…

Statement by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas On the Sheriff’s Reinstatement of a Fired Deputy

“I was deeply troubled when I first learned about the…

Making Rehabilitation a Priority in Jails

Statement by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas on the Consolidated…