Prop 25 – California’s Bail Referendum

For years, the California State government, in tandem with cities and locales, has sought criminal justice reform. One of the biggest, most impactful changes made in recent years cam with the passage of Prop 47, which reduced the severity of several non-violent felonies down to misdemeanors, which did not necessarily require incarceration. Instead, arrestees would [...]

Suspect Arrested After Setting Fire to Long Beach Business

Police responded to a report from a local Long Beach business of an unwanted man inside. When officers arrived at the business they discovered smoke coming from within. Firefighters were then called to douse the blaze, after which deputies entered the business to investigate. The suspect was taken into custody without incident and charged with [...]