Proposition 57 Could Improve California’s Justice System

On November 8, Californians will have an important decision to make. Besides electing their candidates of choice, they will say “Yes” or “No” to a new proposition which I consider of vital importance for our state’s criminal justice system. The LA Times recently...
Neighborhood watch captain rejects plea bargain offer

Neighborhood watch captain rejects plea bargain offer

Record Searchlight – Local News by Jim Schultz, October 17, 2016 A Redding neighborhood-watch captain accused of pepper-spraying a neighbor rejected Monday a plea bargain offer that would have reduced the felony charge against him to a misdemeanor. “If I...