Monday, December 5, 2016

Citing an ‘Alarming Spike in Hate Crimes,’ Bocanegra Authors Hate Crime Registry Bill as an Important Public Safety Tool to Better Protect Communities and Reduce Hate Crimes in California

Sacramento, CA – Today, on the first day of the 2017-18 California Legislative Session, Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra (D-San Fernando Valley) introduced legislation to establish the California Hate Crimes Registry, which would make public the names of those criminals convicted of a hate crime and the crimes of which they were convicted, while protecting the confidentiality of the victims.

Monday, December 5, 2016

(SACRAMENTO) -  Raul Bocanegra (D-Los Angeles) was sworn in as the Assemblymember for the 39th Assembly District. 

Raul grew up in the San Fernando Valley, and after earning his Master’s Degree in Urban Planning at UCLA he went to work diligently as an educator, organizer, non-profit leader, and in the State Legislature to serve and improve the community that raised him.