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Prison Realignment Comes to Los Angeles County: What’s Our Plan?

April 19, 2013

Governor Brown's realignment plan will reduce overcrowding in state prisons by moving prisoners to the counties.  What does this big change mean for Los Angeles County’s public safety, budget, schools, and our community? The Pat Brown Institute's public policy forum brought together the key stakeholders for an honest analysis of what lies ahead and how we can best address it.

Jim Newton, Los Angeles Times

Lenore Anderson, Californians fo Safety and Justice 
Leroy Baca, Los Angeles County Sheriff 
Chris Holden, MemberCalifornia State Assembly
Marsha Temple, Integrated Recovery Network


View event photos here

Watch video from the event here