Public Safety

Violence Continues to Rise in L.A. County Juvenile Halls. Mental Health is the Elephant in the Room.

“Failure of the current system to fully meet the changing needs of the detained youth population may have, in part, contributed to an increased use of force... Simultaneously, the increased use of force and residual elements of a punitive culture may be compounding the mental health conditions of the youth.”

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Policy

Sunday, January 3, 2021 - 16:37

The race to vaccinate California’s frontline health care workers is underway. But vaccine hesitance among medical staff is one development that has surprised public health officials.