New Bill Limits When CaliforniaPolice Can Use Deadly Force February 8, 2019 By: Lizzie Buchen follow @lizziebuchen As a nation, we must address the brutal reality and deadly consequences of police violence. We have seen far too many people, particularly Black and brown people, killed by police. We have seen […]
Please take a few minutes to call the following Senate Public Safety Committee Members to urge them to oppose SB 230.
Senator Jackson (SD 19: Santa Barbara, Ventura) — (916) 651-4019 Senator Wiener (SD 11: San Francisco) — (916) 651-4011 Senator Skinner (SD 09: Berkeley, Oakland) — (916) 651-4009 Sample Call script: “Hi, my name is [Name] and I live in [City]. I am calling to ask Senator [Name] to oppose SB 230 on April 23. […]
This year, police deadly force is the hot-button issue in the California State Capitol. The Legislature knows that too many families have been shattered by police violence in California. We know that police should never take a human life when they have alternatives. While this seems like a common-sense standard, it isn’t the current practice […]