Los Angeles School Police Department
Los Angeles Unified Explores Alternatives to School Police
In Sacramento, Youth Activists Push to Get Police Out of Schools
As a 10th grader at Sacramento’s Luther Burbank High School, Stephanie Lopez remembers when she saw a school resource officer treat her brother like a criminal. Her brother had bumped into the officer and apologized, Lopez said.
California Legislators Take Aim at School-based Policing
State laws that encourage alternatives to school-based policing in California may have done little so far to decrease the number of students funneled into the school-to-prison pipeline, but a bill introduced in January aims to change this through policy enforcement and data collection.