“It’s with great sadness that I learned of the passing of Deputy Joseph Solano. I offer my deepest condolences to his family, who lost a loved-one, and to his colleagues in the Sherriff’s department who lost a dear friend. In the face of danger and threats Deputy Solano was known to answer the call. As […]
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As part of a significant shift to a “care-first” approach to juvenile justice, and to reduce excessive force in Los Angeles County’s probation camps and juvenile halls, the Board of Supervisors called for a plan to divert youth with mental health needs away from locked facilities, and to increase mental health services for youth who […]
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The Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an ordinance that would ban landlords from discriminating against prospective tenants who receive government-issued rental assistance, such as Section 8 vouchers. Though the Fair Housing Act was passed in 1968, implementation of its guarantees has fallen short. A 2018 Housing and Urban Development survey found that prospective tenants with […]
“I am thankful to the Alternatives to Incarceration Working Group and its leaders for accomplishing so much in a very short amount of time. What they have done is extraordinary.” “They are putting together a roadmap that centers care and treatment as the primary priority, and incarceration as a tool of last resort. For the […]