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California’s Housing Construction Picks Up Pace

By Hans Johnson, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune

Jun 17, 2021 ... ... growth in new permits and the rise in subpar housing situations (e.g., living with parents, overcrowded conditions, substandard housing, ...

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California’s County Jails

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

From September 2011 to October 2014, the jail population rose 14% from 71,800 to 82,000 inmates, leading to overcrowding. Proposition 47 in November 2014, ...

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What Can California Prisons Do When Wildfires Close In?

By Heather Harris, Alexandria Gumbs, Joseph Hayes

Nov 13, 2020 ... If wildfire threats prompted prison evacuations, relocating inmates to other prisons could prove challenging. Current overcrowding in 20 prisons ...

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Prison Admissions Resume as COVID-19 Spreads

By Heather Harris

Jun 12, 2020 ... Despite efforts to release some inmates sooner, the California prison system remains overcrowded. The week before the moratorium expired, ...