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Lots of Drugs, Lax Oversight: Former SF Medical Examiner Staffers Say Lab Analyst's Meth Arrest 'Just the Tip of the Iceberg'

The District Attorneys Pushing Back on 'Tough on Crime' Politics

State Prison Officers Union Under Fire for Video Showing Crosshairs on Face of Black Lawmaker

Newsom Signs Law Paving Way for Former Inmates to Become Professional Firefighters

Protesters Gather in Oakland to Condemn the Shooting of Jacob Blake

The ‘Brittle’ System of Incarcerated Firefighters

Sean Monterrosa's Family Sues 'Trigger-Happy' Officer, City of Vallejo Over Police Killing

Even in Pandemic, Prison Releases Pose Political Risk

Police Reform Debate Elevates California Rep. Karen Bass' Profile as Possible VP Pick