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Cindy Chang

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Staff writer covering the LA County Sheriff’s Department for the Los Angeles Times

Cindy Chang on KCRW

The race to replace retiring LAPD Chief Charlie Beck is coming down to the wire. This week, the L-A Police Commission named its three finalists.

It's down to three for chief of the LAPD

The race to replace retiring LAPD Chief Charlie Beck is coming down to the wire. This week, the L-A Police Commission named its three finalists.

from The Mixer

Less than four months ago, California voters passed  Proposition 47 , reducing six felony crimes to misdemeanors.

Is Prop 47 Having Unintended Consequences?

Less than four months ago, California voters passed Proposition 47 , reducing six felony crimes to misdemeanors.

from Which Way, L.A.?

Los Angeles County is widely known for the biggest mental institution in the United States. But it’s not a hospital… it’s the County jail.

Who’s Going to Protect the Mentally Ill in County Jails?

Los Angeles County is widely known for the biggest mental institution in the United States. But it’s not a hospital… it’s the County jail.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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Thousands of Californians are spending the holidays deciding what to do next after devastating wildfires.

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California’s new governor Gavin Newsom wants to build a lot more housing in the state: as many as half a million new houses a year. But who’s going to build all that housing?

from Design and Architecture

The solution to Los Angeles traffic may be an unpopular one: charging people for using the roads in core districts at peak times.

from Design and Architecture

The State of California has filed a first-of-its-kind lawsuit against the city.

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In part one of a two-part interview, 33-year death row inmate Kevin Cooper—also an artist of exhibited works and a published author—describes his fight to prove his innocence of a…

from Scheer Intelligence

Jerry Brown is still the Governor of California. But not for long.

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Barring any unforeseen changes, there will be a new L.A. County Sheriff at the start of next week.

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Monique Quigley’s Christmas this year won’t be like any she’s ever had.

from KCRW Features

Higher salaries, larger class sizes, more counselors, librarians and nurses.

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