Governor Gavin Newsom Spoke On Criminal Justice Reform

Governor Gavin Newsom spoke Wednesday afternoon at the Chief Probation Officers of California conference about criminal justice reform under his administration. The conference centered on how new evidence-based practices are reducing the amount of people who return to crime after a conviction.

Newsom also spoke about reducing recidivism through reducing sentences with an emphasis on rehabilitation. The governor ended his speech by saying California is leading the way in criminal justice reform and praised the work of law enforcement officials in the state.