Jose Armendariz explains how Proposition 25 replaces cash bail with a worse system based on risk assessment.
Jennifer Rojas breaks down why voters should reject Proposition 20, a police led effort to increase prison spending and roll back justice reforms.
Yes On Prop 17: Restoring Voting Rights for Californians Upon Release from Prison Strengthens Our Democracy and Our Communities
Daisy Chavez from Initiate Justice breaks down why Proposition 17 is necessary to strengthen California’s democracy.
Before Protests Santa Ana PD Ranked Among Worse Departments In California, Council Members Consider Police Oversight
Before the protests, before the urgency, Santa Ana Police Department already ranked among the worse in California. Photo Credit: Ben Camacho
Fearmongering doesn’t change the need for a New Way Forward on immigration.
Bulmaro “Boomer” Vicente Receives Competitive Criminal Justice Reform Fellowship to Organize in SanTana
Those of you who follow us recognize Boomer from the many articles he’s written about police oversight over the last year. Now, learn more about him as he embarks on a new journey as a Soros Justice Fellow. Cover Photo Credit: Ben Camacho
Delays, Fees, Records Destruction: Police Departments Block Public’s Right to Know in Santa Ana/California
Across California, police departments shield their misconduct records by delaying their release, charging high fees, or outright destroying them at times. Photo by City of Santa Ana.
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