AB 1262 (Garcia, Eduardo D) California Gang, Crime, and Violence Prevention Partnership Program.
2/22/2018-From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
2/14/2018-S. PUB. S.
Existing law establishes the California Gang, Crime, and Violence Prevention Partnership Program, administered by the Department of Justice, to disburse any appropriated funds to community-based organizations and nonprofit agencies that prevent or deter at-risk youth from participating in gangs, criminal activity, or violent behavior, as specified. Existing law provides that specified communities with a high incidence of gang violence are included in the program.This bill would additionally include the communities of Bakersfield, Brawley, Calexico, Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, El Centro, Indio, Richmond, Salinas, Soledad, and Stockton in the program.