Berkeley’s City Council has approved a package of police reform measures that would dramatically change law enforcement in the city.
The Los Angeles City Council has approved a motion to replace police officers with unarmed community responders for some non-violent calls.
A public health advocacy group is calling on lawmakers to stop using cannabis tax revenue to expand law enforcement, citing two studies on racial bias in marijuana arrests.
Cannabis users were ecstatic when voters legalized marijuana in 2016. But reform came with a price — quite literally.
With more access to information than ever before, it is now even more difficult for people and even policymakers to separate facts from misinformation.