California To Release Tens of Thousands of Prisoners In Effort To Create “Safer Prisons”

California releasing 63,000 violent felons back onto the streets in effort to create ‘safer prisons’

California is set to release at least 63,000 inmates convicted of violent crimes in an effort to create “safer prisons.” “The goal is to increase incentives for the incarcerated population to …

Of those who are set to be released, nearly 20,000 are serving life sentences.

A number of Republican lawmakers in the state have opposed the move and criticized Gov. Gavin Newsom for acting “on his own authority, instead of the will of the people.”

“This is what I call Newsom’s time off for bad behavior. He’s putting us all at greater risk, and there seems to be no end to the degree to which he wants to do that,” Republican state Sen. Jim Nielsen said.

Democrats in the state, however, have called for the state to release more convicted criminals…

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