Press Releases2018-12-02T20:20:09+00:00
1812, 2018

LA County Opposes Trump Ban on Some Asylum Seekers

December 18th, 2018|

Last month, the Trump Administration took action to prohibit asylum eligibility for certain individuals, without consideration of the dangers they face in their home country. These individuals would be denied asylum eligibility solely because they [...]

1112, 2018

LA County to End the Incarceration of Pregnant Girls

December 11th, 2018|

LOS ANGELES, CA –  Of the 50 pregnant youth incarcerated last year in Los Angeles County, 37 were between the ages of 17 and 18. Sixty-eight percent were involved in both the Los Angeles County Probation Department [...]

612, 2018

LA County Issues RFP to Redevelop Two DTLA Arts District Sites

December 6th, 2018|

Selected Developer to Receive Access to Sites for Private Use in Exchange for New DPSS Building and Parking Structure LOS ANGELES, CA – The County of Los Angeles today announced it has issued a Request for Proposal [...]

412, 2018

LA County to Combat Food Insecurity for Foster Youth

December 4th, 2018|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Former foster youth, also known as transition age youth, who are between the ages of 18-24, are among the most vulnerable populations in the County. Through no fault of their own, [...]