Reporter Roundup for September 18

COVID-19 in Jails | September 18

On the September 18 edition of the Reporter Roundup, KPCC reporters discuss COVID-19 in L.A. County jails, the pandemic’s impact on working moms and LAUSD’s proposals for school police budget cuts. 

The Sheriff Civilian Oversight Commission shed light on how COVID-19 is being handled in L.A. County jails. Robert Garrova reports on what the commission is asking for next steps. 

The coronavirus pandemic is disproportionately impacting working moms. Mariana Dale has been talking to moms and shares what she has heard. 

The LAUSD board discussed deep cuts to their school police budgets. Carla Javier discusses the recommendations that were made. 

Featured Reporters: 
Robert Garrova @robertgarrova 
Mariana Dale @mariana_dale 
Carla Javier @carlamjavier 
Olivia Richard @OliviaRichard1 
Adriene Hill @adrienehill 

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