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California now has one of the strongest police use-of-force laws in the country

Thanks to the“Moral Strength”of Black Legislative Caucus Chair Shirley Weber Who Led Effort

Today Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law one of the strongest measures in the country intended to deter police officers from killing civilians while pursuing criminal suspects.

After a grueling yearlong process that survived bitter fights, tense negotiations and impassioned speeches, on July 8 the Senate voted 29-1 to pass AB 392, the California Act to Save Lives.