Category Archives: Nonprofit
Attendees of the community forum view an immigration timeline exhibit and add their personal immigration stories with sticky-notes
November 15, 2017
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Police Department is considering changing a 40-year-old policy that forbids officers from asking residents about their immigration status. The department is drafting recommendations and will submit them to the L.A. Police Commission later this year.
Tagged California, Los Angeles City Council, sanctuary, sanctuary city
October 5, 2017
LOS ANGELES – About 300 people packed the basement auditorium of the Service Employees International Union building in Koreatown on Thursday to support a resolution that named L.A. a “city of sanctuary.”
Tagged advocacy, charity, crime, jail, Los Angeles, nonprofit, prison, prison reform, profile, reform, work
November 11, 2015
LOS ANGELES – Diana Zuniga, 28, has been in and out of California prisons for 24 years of her life. She’s been visiting incarcerated family members. Her father is scheduled for release in four to five years. Her uncle is serving 35 years to life.