Crime & Justice

Blue Ribbon Panel Pitches Supervisors On Alternatives To Incarceration

The Men's Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles, which is slated to be demolished.
The Men's Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles, which is slated to be demolished.
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A blue-ribbon panel Tuesday pitched the L.A. County Board of Supervisors on an ambitious overhaul of the county's criminal justice system that would focus on alternatives to incarceration.