Orange County supervisors have moved from attacking a county ethics commission to stepping over themselves to sponsor battling versions of the proposal. A citizen-led ballot drive looms in the background Tuesday as supervisors deliberate on two ordinances.
The study, done by a Bay Area-based nonprofit that advocates for minority communities, found Santa Ana’s gang injunction in the Townsend Street neighborhood will not necessarily reduce serious crime in the long run and further erodes residents' trust of police.
The city this month filed a formal rejection to a recent grand jury report that harshly criticized the city's scheme for financing the convention center expansion. Mayor Tom Tait agrees with the grand jury and refused to sign the city's rebuttal.
At a special meeting on the issue Monday, supervisors narrowly voted reverse an earlier decision and seek the transfer of a wolf-hybrid named "Karma" to a sanctuary in North Carolina rather than have her be euthanized.