Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva is expected to update the public on his department’s response to the coronavirus crisis.
He will provide the latest number of COVID-19 cases within his agency and how the virus is affecting communities within the department’s jurisdictions.
The department is working to ease overcrowding in jails amid the pandemic.
In the past, the sheriff has addressed a decrease in crime countywide, but the fact that child abuse calls to the department are also down is an area of concern.
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