TwitterFacebookPinterestGoogle+

Tag Archives: Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas

Rise in homeless numbers called ‘staggering’

LOS ANGELES — The county Board of Supervisors reacted June 6 to the reported 23 percent increase in homeless individuals countywide since 2016, with some calling the numbers “abysmal” and “staggering” and others seeking to reassure residents that solutions are ready to be rolled out. The 2017 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count — released May…

Read more

Supervisors vote to keep deputies on school campuses

LOS ANGELES — The county Board of Supervisors voted May 30 to renew contracts for deputies to police public schools, but asked Sheriff Jim McDonnell to better define their role on campus and provide more training. Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas recommended training on adolescent development, childhood trauma, conflict resolution and de-escalating campus incidents. Ridley-Thomas and Supervisor…

Read more

Contact Us

Los Angeles Wave

Phone Number: (323) 556-5720
Address: 3731 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 840
Los Angeles, CA 90010