Monthly Archives: August 2015

Voters Agree: It’s Time to End “Theft by Cop”

Imagine you’re on your way to buy a used car and a police officer pulls you over. After asking you a few questions, the officer asks to search your car. Knowing you’ve done nothing wrong, you agree. The next Continue reading

Voters Strongly Support Public Access to Police Misconduct Reports, Body Cam Footage

Likely voters in California overwhelmingly support allowing public access to investigation reports in all cases where a police officer is accused of misconduct, a statewide poll released today has found. California laws are some of the most secretive in Continue reading

Voters Agree: It’s Time to End “Theft by Cop”

Imagine you’re on your way to buy a used car and a police officer pulls you over. After asking you a few questions, the officer asks to search your car. Knowing you’ve done nothing wrong, you agree. The next Continue reading

Support for California’s Death Penalty Is in Rapid Decline

California is making plans to execute Albert Brown on September 29th at 12:01am, despite the fact that there are three on-going legal challenges to California’s lethal injection procedure pending in State and Federal Court. If we rush to execute, mistakes Continue reading

Death Penalty Background Flyer

Download a copy of our Death Penalty background sheet, part of our ACLU Issues in the Spotlight series. The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties fights for equal protection under the law for all people Continue reading