School of Social Work, USC
A ruling yesterday means four LA County social workers will go to trial on child abuse and other charges in the death of an 8-year-old boy. It’s a controversial first for Los Angeles.
Mar. 21, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
For decades, there have been horror stories about kids under the supervision of LA County.
Apr. 15, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
LA County is trying to fire four social workers after the recent death of an 8-year-old boy—allegedly tortured by his mother and her boyfriend.
Jul. 31, 2013from Which Way, L.A.?
How is the coronavirus pandemic affecting our judicial system?
Mar. 18from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Stay at home. Stay at home. Stay at home.
Mar. 20from Left, Right & Center
Governor Gavin Newsom's office projects that as many as 25 million Californians could contract COVID-19. Dr.
Mar. 20from KCRW Features
Officials say America has plenty of food, but it’s tough to find staples on grocery store shelves.
Mar. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
To curb the spread of COVID-19, LA is closing bars, nightclubs, theaters, music venues, gyms, and retail stores. Restaurants are open for deliveries and pick-ups only.
Mar. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Former Los Angeles City Councilman Mitchell Englander has agreed to plead guilty to federal obstruction of justice.
Mar. 31from KCRW Features
Many retirement homes are on lockdown in an attempt to protect those most vulnerable to COVID-19.
Mar. 19from KCRW Features
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
Health care providers are concerned about protecting themselves and patients as they battle COVID-19. We talk to an emergency room nurse from UCLA Medical Center.
Mar. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand