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- County overhauling juvenile justice program
published on Tue, 15 Sep 2015 00:34:43 GMT
A major decrease in juvenile arrests and detentions has caused significant savings for the county, and now government officials are looking to transfer money into services that help keep young people out of serious trouble. In 2009, 5,000 juveniles were under supervision, but now there are approximately 2,100, and detention rates have had a similar decline, down from 842 to 438, said Ron Lane, deputy chief administrative officer....
- Governor Signs New Pact With East County's Sycuan Tribe
published on Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:47:32 GMT
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed an updated compact with the Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation near El Cajon that regulates licensing, compliance enforcement and mitigation of the impacts of gaming on communities near the reservation. The deal is similar to those the state has with other tribes, and supersedes a previous agreement with Sycuan that took effect in 1999....