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Felonies to misdemeanors will create ‘safety nightmare’ from prop. 47 approval

Sheriff Jim McDonnell offered a harsh assessment Tuesday of Proposition 47, the 2014 voter-approved ballot measure that reduced some low-level felonies to misdemeanors, and warned that last week’s passage of Proposition 57 will create “an increased nightmare for public safety.” McDonnell was one of several senior-level county officials reporting to the Board of Supervisors on […]