Jeff Carr

Director of LA's Gang Reduction and Youth Development Office

Guest

Jeff Carr on KCRW

Mayor Villaraigosa's speech this week on the  State of the City  was devoted heavily to the fight against crime, with special focus on gangs.

Mayor Goes to War on Gangs

Mayor Villaraigosa's speech this week on the State of the City was devoted heavily to the fight against crime, with special focus on gangs.

from Which Way, L.A.?

New Gang Initiatives and a New 'Gang Czar' in Los Angeles

from Which Way, L.A.?

More from KCRW

Who Will Carry The Torch?

from Left, Right & Center

The challenge of climate change can seem overwhelming--especially with the Trump administration dropping the ball. But cities have opportunities to make change.

from To the Point

It may sound counter-intuitive, but earthquakes are one of the natural phenomena that have made California great.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

What if the Big One hits when you're in the car or on the beach? Here are some tips for staying safe when you're outside of your house during a temblor.

from News Stories

What are the key issues for black voters in LA right now?

from Greater LA

KCRW’s Steve Chiotakis and seismologist Lucy Jones check out an earthquake fault up close.

from Greater LA

Julian Castro, former HUD secretary and former San Antonio Mayor, says his housing plan calls for a much greater investment to end homelessness by 2028.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

President Trump is finally fulfilling his campaign pledge to undo the Obama Clean Power Plan.

from To the Point

Immigrant rights advocates and groups nationwide are preparing for this weekend, when a major ICE operation is supposed to take place.

from Greater LA