Gascón Pressed The Los Angeles County DA During A Discussion On The Agency’s Lenient Stance On Gang-Related Crime Enhancements

Gascón Pressed The Los Angeles County DA During A Discussion On The Agency's Lenient Stance On Gang-Related Crime Enhancements

During a debate among district attorneys regarding his policy regarding gang-related crime enhancements, Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón was subjected to intense questioning, including from a mother whose kid was killed by a gang member. Media reports that upon Gascón’s appointment as district attorney, prosecutors were prohibited from seeking harsher penalties for members of … Read more