George Gascon Podcast-candidate for District Attorney (Los Angeles County, California)- July 30, 2020
From Los Angeles, California
Today’s RJI’s podcast is with George Gascon.
Gascon has spent 40 years serving in law enforcement including in Los Angeles as assistant police chief, in Mesa, Arizona as Chief of Police, and in San Francisco as District Attorney. He was the first Latino to hold this position. Gascon is now challenging incumbent Jackie Lacey to become the next district attorney of Los Angeles. RJI is pleased to bring this important podcast to you today in one of the hottest races for district attorney in the United States.
During this RJI podcast conversation we discuss Gascon’s views on restorative justice, mass incarceration, wrongful convictions, restorative policing and the death penalty. We learn about Gascon’s record in San Francisco as district attorney, his work supporting restorative justice with juvenile offenders, and his vision for criminal justice reform for Los Angeles. Listen.
Learn more about Gascon at his campaign website: https://georgegascon.org/