11Sep

Supervisors Hahn and Kuehl Advocate to Protect and Expand “Board and Cares” in Los Angeles County

Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed a plan presented by Supervisors Janice Hahn and Sheila Kuehl to protect and expand the county’s system of Adult Residential Facilities, commonly referred to as “Board and Cares,” that are home to vulnerable residents with serious mental illness. These facilities are closing across the […]

14Aug

Hahn Wants Coroner to Notify Doctors of Patient Opioid Overdoses

Los Angeles, CA-Today, LA County Supervisor Janice Hahn proposed a new policy in which the Los Angeles County of Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner would notify doctors about patients who have died of opioid overdoses. The policy is inspired by new research published by LA County Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Jonathan Lucas, which shows this practice […]

14Aug

Hahn Announces $25k Reward in 2011 Whittier Double Homicide

Los Angeles, CA-This morning, LA County Supervisor Janice Hahn held a press conference on the steps of the Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration to announce a $25,000 reward aimed at finding the individual(s) responsible for the murders of 19-year-old Cesar Rodriguez and 24-year-old Larry Villegas in 2011. She was joined by both victims’ families and […]

01Aug

Supervisor Hahn Releases Statement on Results of Investigation into June 5 Election Problems

Supervisor Hahn Releases Statement on Results of Investigation into June 5 Election Problems Supervisors Hahn and Kuehl Instruct Registrar-Recorder to Implement Reforms Los Angeles, CA—Today, LA County Supervisor Janice Hahn released a statement regarding the results of an investigation into the problems voters experienced during the June 5, 2018 election in which over 118,000 voters […]

31Jul

Board of Supervisors Votes to Expand School Shooting Prevention Team

“I have no doubt that the START program has saved lives,” said Supervisor Janice Hahn. “But this team’s resources are stretched thin. In a county of over 10 million, we need more than a team of 10 people working on this issue. We are investing in the START program and giving them the resources they need to take every single threat seriously because our children’s lives are at stake.”