Los Angeles County Probation Department
Assistant chief probation officer with the Los Angeles County Probation Department
"Realignment" was enacted three years ago to reduce over-crowding in California prisons.
Jul. 9, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
Three years ago, the US Supreme court ruled that overcrowding in California’s prisons violated prisoners constitutional rights.
Aug. 27, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
Barbara Ferrer, director of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, talks about the latest numbers and projections for LA County as we battle COVID-19.
Mar. 31from Greater LA
Doctors and nurses are on the frontlines of dealing with the coronavirus outbreak, and some have been raising concerns that they’re not adequately protected.
Mar. 18from KCRW Features
In this episode of Studio Berlin, we take a closer look at the city’s cycling infrastructure and Berlin’s mobility law.
Mar. 21from Studio Berlin
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about what elective surgeries are, and what challenges health care providers face when deciding which surgeries to postpone.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
There’s been early denial and official inaction when it comes to both the coronavirus outbreak and climate change. Can either crisis teach us about the other?
Mar. 19from To the Point
Nearly 40 million Californians just completed the first weekend under Governor Gavin Newsom's shelter-in-place directive. Much of Los Angeles was shuttered.
Mar. 23from KCRW Features
Undocumented housekeepers are losing work due to the coronavirus outbreak. They don’t qualify for unemployment income and may not be eligible for government bailout.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
President Trump signs a $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill at the end of a very dramatic week.
Mar. 27from Left, Right & Center
To try to curb COVID-19, the Bay Area has ordered a “shelter-in-place” policy for three weeks.
Mar. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand