Manuel Criollo

Labor/Community Strategy Center

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Director of Organizing at the Labor/Community Strategy Center, a local civil rights organization, and lead organizer of its Community Rights Campaign

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The Los Angeles Unified School District has the biggest school police department in the country, with about 350 armed officers.

L.A.U.S.D Police Change Tactics

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Thousands of students at LA Unified have received tickets from campus police for offenses including shoving, writing on desks or "disturbing the peace."

De-Criminalizing Elementary and Middle Schools Students

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