Wednesday, October 9, 2013

No Progress On Permanent Citizens Oversight Commission In LA County

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has again delayed action on a proposal to enact a permanent Citizens' Oversight Commission to oversee the troubled County Sheriff's Department. Community groups packed the board room Tuesday to urge the Supervisors to choose alternatives to incarceration, instead of jail outsourcing and expansion. Pacifica's Dan Fritz reports from Los Angeles.