How should California reduce its prison population?


How should California reduce its prison population?

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that California must reduce its prison population, but how should this be accomplished? KPCC wants to hear from the public and from people who live, work, or have loved ones in California prisons.

Tell us how this decision affects you, your safety, and the safety of your family and community. How would you go about reducing the state prison population by more than 30,000 inmates.

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