This is a great post to show that we are headed for more terror tactics to support “Tough on Crime Political Stances” You can twist the numbers to keep the general public in fear of crime to continue to build prisons, until, the money runs out to pay the prison guards.
The result is a crime wave, as reported by the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.
“Implemented in October 2011, Governor Jerry Brown’s Realignment law (AB109), has re-classified thousands of criminals as non-serious, non-violent, and non-sexual offenders and prohibited them from receiving prison sentences for committing new, so-called low-level felonies or violating parole. Under Realignment, if a felon’s current and prior convictions are from this “non, non, non” category the sentencing options are: a short term in an overcrowded county jail, light supervision on probation, a treatment program, home detention with a GPS ankle bracelet or a combination of these. According to many Sheriffs, Police Chiefs, and District Attorneys, a lot of these so-called low level criminals are dangerous.
“Sacramento County Sheriff’s Sgt. Jason Ramos said that the law has put more “people on the streets with a higher propensity to commit crimes.” (The Sacramento Bee, February 6). Among…
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