A ballot initiative has been filed that would reverse recently-approved laws aimed at reforming California's criminal justice system, Capital Public Radio's Julia Mitric has more on how opposing sides see the impact of the changes when it comes to public safety.
Bail is supposed to ensure that defendants show up for their court hearings, but one lawmaker says the current system is unfair. Capital Public Radio's Sally Schilling reports Democratic State Senator Robert Hertzberg wants to make bail a measure of last resort.
Two Democratic lawmakers say it's time to change how California's criminal justice system handles children. They've co-authored a bill that would keep children under 12 from prosecution in juvenile court. Capital Public Radio's Julia Mitric reports.