Budget Cuts

Sacramento Police Traffic Patrol Revived After Budget Cuts Slashed Force Three Years AgoBack on the bike and back on the lookout for those not-so-safe Sacramento drivers, Sgt. Adam Vassallo is the head of the newly re-formed Sacramento Police traffic unit.
California Prison System Under Federal Review For Anti-Psychotic Drug SpendingUnder federal court oversight, California's prison mental health system has been spending far more on anti-psychotic drugs than other states with large prison systems, raising questions about whether patients are receiving proper treatment.
Report: Budget Cuts Hobble Calif. Community CollegesA new report finds state budget cuts have led to a dramatic decline in student enrollment at California's community colleges.
Business Booming For Private Investigator Company As Budget Cuts Hit Sacramento Law EnforcementA very old profession is making a comeback: the private investigator.
Fairfield Teachers Take Pay Cuts To Save Students’ Co-Curricular ActivitiesStudents are grateful that their sports programs will be saved. But it might not have happened if not for teachers who voted to give up two days of pay and other concessions to save student programs.
State Cuts To In-Home Care Could Leave Many Without OptionsGovernor Jerry Brown is calling for more than $200 million in cuts to the in-home care program, but hundreds at the capitol urged lawmakers to find other areas to cut.
Gov. Brown Plans State Worker Pay CutsSome state workers believe Gov. Jerry Brown’s latest budget proposal is going to stick it to them again.
Youth Athletes Join Forces To Battle Folsom Budget CutsDozens of youth athletes and their families suited up in Folsom to battle an opponent they say threatens their community -- budget cuts.
Stockton Teachers Union Protests About Safety Concerns Stockton teachers are fed up over what they call the hidden cost of cuts in schools, and they say safety is now in question.
On The Money: Budget Cuts Coming To Trial CourtsBudget cuts could create long lines and reduced hours for trial courts across California. San Francisco is already looking to close 25 courts and lay off hundreds of people. But judges who talked to CBS 13 today are fighting back against the cuts – and they are blaming the bureaucrats in San Francisco – the Administrative Office of the Courts.
San Francisco To Shutter Courtooms, Lay Off 200 WorkersThe San Francisco Superior Court is laying off more than 40 percent of its staff and shuttering 25 courtrooms because of budget cuts.
Friday Was Final Day For 108 Sac PD WorkersDozens of police officers and workers at the Sacramento Police Department spent their last day on the job Friday due to budget cuts that forced the agency to drastically reduce its workforce.
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