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Turning Point & DAAC Present

DA OFFICE iGNORES VICTIMS OF CRIME UNTIL ITS TIME TO PUNISH THEM

By Yehudah Pryce – Contributing Writer

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office (LADA) provided little support to justice-involved community members who have been victims of crime, according to a new survey of social service recipients at Turning Point (TP), a South Los Angeles non-profit social service provider, and the DA Accountability Coalition (DAAC). The data gathered by TP appear to contradict claims by former Los Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey

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Turning Point for Formerly incarcerated

MAKING A DIFFERENCE

By Darlene Donloe – Contributing Writer

Michelle Perkins, the CEO and executive director of Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Education Program, is very open and honest about her past life as an addict and as “a Black, incarcerated woman.”