Monthly Archives: May 2019

ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties Statement re San Diego City County’s Resolution to Support AB 392.

Today, the San Diego City Council passed a resolution to support AB 392: The California Act to Save Lives. Authored by Assemblymember Shirley Weber, AB 392 is a common-sense bill that will save lives and increase safety for police officers….

ACLU Demands Release of Documents Related to Man’s Untimely Death in San Diego County Jail

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 14, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes esifuentes@aclusandiego.org (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties filed a motion asking a federal court to unseal records documenting the death of 46-year-old…

Administrative Fees (SB 144)

Right now, California law charges administrative fees to people who come in contact with the criminal justice system, including fees for public defenders, booking, mandatory drug testing, and costs related to a person’s incarceration and probation supervision, like electronic monitoring….