Crime & Justice

LA supes to take up issue of what to do with Men's Central Jail

Supervisor Sheila Kuehl.
Supervisor Sheila Kuehl.
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This story aired on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019.

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday takes up one of the most pressing questions in the criminal justice system: What to do with the more than five-thousand mentally ill inmates in jail.