DA Who Prosecuted 'Golden State Killer' Running To Be State Attorney GeneralThe prosecutor who pursued the mysterious Golden State Killer announced Monday that she is running for state attorney general days after California's current top law enforcement officer was sworn in.
Newsom Nominates East Bay Assemblyman Rob Bonta For Vacant State Attorney General PostGov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that he was nominating East Bay Assemblyman Rob Bonta to the role of California Attorney General.
Bill Providing Condoms For California Prisoners Heads To Gov. Brown’s Desk Legislation that would require officials to distribute condoms in all California state prisons is headed to Governor Jerry Brown’s desk. The bill's author says it would save the state money and stop the spread of disease.
California Bill Would Let Noncitizens Serve As Poll WorkersCertain immigrants who are not U.S. citizens could serve as poll workers in California under legislation heading to Gov. Jerry Brown.
Oakland Tries To Circumvent California Gun Control RulesA public hearing was scheduled for Friday in Oakland to discuss a proposed state law that would allow Oakland to essentially circumvent California's existing gun regulations in favor of something one city councilwoman suggested is better suited for violence-plagued Oakland.