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

California setting a positive tone for criminal justice reform | CALMATTERS

California setting a positive tone for criminal justice reform | CALMATTERS

For some time, California has set the tone for how this country responds to crime.…Read More

Bill Would Allow Real-World Test of Mental Health Alternative to Policing | Post News Group

Bill Would Allow Real-World Test of Mental Health Alternative to Policing | Post News Group

In the wake of recent calls to shift responsibility for non-violent intervention away from police…Read More

California panel recommends limits to police responses to demonstrations; ‘militaristic’ tactics cited | Los Angeles Daily News

California panel recommends limits to police responses to demonstrations; ‘militaristic’ tactics cited | Los Angeles Daily News

Days after police and members of an unruly crowd were injured following the Los Angeles…Read More

We need more than Megan Thee Stallion to save this ‘forgotten population’ in California | Los Angeles Times

We need more than Megan Thee Stallion to save this ‘forgotten population’ in California | Los Angeles Times

I couldn’t help but notice all of the high-minded speechifying on Capitol Hill this week,…Read More

NOW: THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY IN CA PRISONS | The Appeal

NOW: THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY IN CA PRISONS | The Appeal

California’s prison system has confirmed more than 1,300 new COVID-19 cases in the last two…Read More

We must face the challenge of change. | Medium

We must face the challenge of change. | Medium

I started this year unaware of how critical my legislative package would be to the…Read More

My Love Letter to the Possibility of Transformative Change in Public Safety | Medium

My Love Letter to the Possibility of Transformative Change in Public Safety | Medium

Twenty-five years ago, I found myself in an unhealthy relationship. After too many painful and…Read More

Bill to Limit the Length of Adult Probation Passes First Test in the Assembly | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Bill to Limit the Length of Adult Probation Passes First Test in the Assembly | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

The Assembly Public Safety Committee Tuesday passed a bill to limit adult probation to a…Read More

Assemblymember Kamlager Supplies Personal Protective Equipment to Frontline Workers through EquipLA Collaboration | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Assemblymember Kamlager Supplies Personal Protective Equipment to Frontline Workers through EquipLA Collaboration | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Today, Assemblymember Sydney Kamlager (D-Los Angeles) dropped off 1,000 medical grade masks for United Healthcare…Read More

Bill to Limit the Length of Adult Probation Heads to Governor Newsom’s Desk | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Bill to Limit the Length of Adult Probation Heads to Governor Newsom’s Desk | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Today the California State Senate passed a bill to limit adult probation to a maximum…Read More

Assemblymember Sydney Kamlager’s Statement on Black Lives Matter Protests | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Assemblymember Sydney Kamlager’s Statement on Black Lives Matter Protests | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

The system that tortured Emmett Till, slaughtered Tamir Rice and publicly suffocated George Floyd is…Read More

Community-Based Alternatives to Police Response Advances to Governor’s Desk | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Community-Based Alternatives to Police Response Advances to Governor’s Desk | California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

A bill to establish a pilot program to have community-based organizations serve as first responders…Read More

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