Legislation to Limit Adult Probation Terms Signed by Governor Newsom | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Legislation to Limit Adult Probation Terms Signed by Governor Newsom | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Today Governor Newsom signed AB 1950, a bill to limit adult probation to a maximum of…Read More

Community-Based Alternatives to Police Response Vetoed by Governor Newsom | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Community-Based Alternatives to Police Response Vetoed by Governor Newsom | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Sacramento, CA – Governor Gavin Newsom today vetoed a bill to establish a pilot program to…Read More

CRISES Act Would Allow Community Organizations To Respond To Mental Crises And Other Emergencies | WitnessLA

CRISES Act Would Allow Community Organizations To Respond To Mental Crises And Other Emergencies | WitnessLA

As thousands of people take to the streets in California and across the nation to…Read More

CALIFORNIA NEEDS A COMMUNITY-BASED RESPONSE TO PEOPLE IN CRISIS, NOT LAW ENFORCEMENT | The Appeal

CALIFORNIA NEEDS A COMMUNITY-BASED RESPONSE TO PEOPLE IN CRISIS, NOT LAW ENFORCEMENT | The Appeal

Governor Newsom should sign the CRISES Act into law this week and invest in community…Read More

Interview With Assemblymember Sydney Kamlager About The C.R.I.S.E.S. Act | iHeartRadio

Interview With Assemblymember Sydney Kamlager About The C.R.I.S.E.S. Act | iHeartRadio

Now, a bill that might start the work of making police abolition a reality is…Read More

Could This Bill Be a First Step Toward Taking the Police Out of Policing? | LA Mag

Could This Bill Be a First Step Toward Taking the Police Out of Policing? | LA Mag

Now, a bill that might start the work of making police abolition a reality is…Read More

We must face the challenge of change | Medium

We must face the challenge of change | Medium

We are complicit if we leave this moment and don’t demand change. I started this…Read More

Newsom lands in LA as protests continue in wake of George Floyd death  | The Daily Breeze

Newsom lands in LA as protests continue in wake of George Floyd death | The Daily Breeze

California Gov. Gavin Newsom, from left, helps pack up lunches to be delivered to needy…Read More

How Do Californians Feel About Governor Newsom? | The New York Times

How Do Californians Feel About Governor Newsom? | The New York Times

Gov. Gavin Newsom took a tour of businesses in Leimert Park, Los Angeles, on Wednesday…Read More

‘Don’t Say Something, Do Something’: Gov. Newsom Meets With Community Members In South LA Amid Ongoing Unrest  | CBS Los Angeles

‘Don’t Say Something, Do Something’: Gov. Newsom Meets With Community Members In South LA Amid Ongoing Unrest | CBS Los Angeles

Newsom met small business owners in Leimert Park and officials at Community Build, an organization…Read More

CRISES Act Would Allow Community Organizations To Respond To Mental Crises And Other Emergencies | WitnessLA

CRISES Act Would Allow Community Organizations To Respond To Mental Crises And Other Emergencies | WitnessLA

As thousands of people take to the streets in California and across the nation to…Read More

California governor highlights previous moves on inequality | AP

California governor highlights previous moves on inequality | AP

Assemblywoman Sydney Kamlager, another Democrat and caucus member from Los Angeles, said she would like…Read More

How Can We Be Better Anti-Racist Allies? | SF Weekly

How Can We Be Better Anti-Racist Allies? | SF Weekly

Another bill to take note of is the CRISES Act. If passed, the CRISES Act…Read More

Bills on slavery reparations, affirmative action advance in California Assembly | SF Chronicle

Bills on slavery reparations, affirmative action advance in California Assembly | SF Chronicle

AB1950, by Assemblywoman Sydney Kamlager, D-Los Angeles, would limit the duration of probation to no…Read More

Why Family Caregivers Need a Safety Net | Medium

Why Family Caregivers Need a Safety Net | Medium

Christina Cruikshank provides specialized, around-the-clock care for her 15-year-old daughter Alanna at home in El…Read More

Bringing Data into the Justice Reform Equation | Medium

Bringing Data into the Justice Reform Equation | Medium

Last Tuesday, Los Angelenos went to the polls and overwhelmingly supported the passage of Measure…Read More

New California bill aims to eliminate racial and other biases in hiring | SF Bay View

New California bill aims to eliminate racial and other biases in hiring | SF Bay View

Imagine applying for a job online. But instead of a hiring manager or some pre-screening…Read More

Alameda Co. Sheriff faces state audit over jail conditions, spending | KTVU Fox 2

Alameda Co. Sheriff faces state audit over jail conditions, spending | KTVU Fox 2

The California auditor’s office will closely examine how the Alameda County Sheriff is spending money…Read More

INVESTIGATIONS California lawmakers order audit of Fresno sheriff, others over spending and jail conditions | The Sacramento Bee

INVESTIGATIONS California lawmakers order audit of Fresno sheriff, others over spending and jail conditions | The Sacramento Bee

Citing a series of jail deaths in Fresno County and faltering local oversight across the state, lawmakers…Read More

Culver City Assemblywoman Gets Ok to Audit Sheriff | Culver City Observer

Culver City Assemblywoman Gets Ok to Audit Sheriff | Culver City Observer

A Joint Legislative Audit Committee approves Assemblymember Sydney Kamlager’s request to audit three county sheriffs’…Read More