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Happy Songkran from DA Boudin

I would like to wish our Southeast Asian community a very Happy Songkran. I want you to know that I will do whatever I can to make this city a safe place. You matter to us and we will always have your back. So to my Thai, Lao, Burmese, and Cambodian communities, Happy New Year.

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District Attorney Boudin Announces Cosponsorship of a First-in-the-Nation Bill to Extend Victim Services to Survivors of Police Brutality That Just Passed Key Committee

Today, San Francisco District Attorney Boudin announces that SB 299, a first-in-the-nation bill he cosponsored, passed unanimously yesterday in the California Senate’s Committee on Public Safety on a vote of 5-0. Authored by Senator Connie Leyva (SD-20), the bill would extend services to victims of police violence.

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District Attorney Boudin and Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón Announce Worker Protection Action Against Handy for Misclassifying Its Workers

Today, San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin and Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón jointly filed a worker protection action against Handy, suing the company for unlawfully misclassifying its workers as independent contractors when, in fact, these workers are employees performing the very cleaning and handyman services that Handy sells its customers.

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Pathways to Delinquency & Risk Taking for Girls & Young Women

Neuroscience gives us a broader understanding of the adolescent and young adult brain, providing important information about their capacity and opportunities. Reforms to our juvenile justice system, including abolishment of death penalty, life-without-parole sentences in most cases and even the use of secure confinement for juveniles, have been informed by this research. Neuroscience research can also provide us with valuable information that can inform how we provide services to young adults and transitional age youth. This training provides an overview of adolescent/young adult development including biological, neurological and social contexts.

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