Southern California

Conflict & Justice

Has the LAPD Cleaned Up Its Act?

The Los Angeles Police Department says it has dealt with its endemic problems and federal oversight is no longer necessary. To discuss this, The Takeaway is joined by Mark Rosenbaum of the ACLU of Southern California, and Harvard professor Chris Stone.

Science, Tech & Environment

Fires Rage Outside of Pasadena

September begins the official fire season in California, and already, eight fires are burning across the state. Bill Davis, CEO of KPCC public radio in Southern California, gives The Takeaway an update from his front porch, where he's watching the fires.