Police Misconduct & Transparency in California

FAC & CALmatters present a live event in Sacramento on May 13

Lawmakers are changing laws governing public access to police files. Join us for a discussion on the policies and the legal battles these changes raise. [RSVP]

FAC Prevails over CA Attorney General (1)

SF judge orders Attorney General to begin disclosing police-misconduct files

“Judge Ulmer’s order sends the clear message that the Attorney General is not above California law,” said Executive Director David Snyder. [Read More]

FAC Sues DOJ Over Reporter's Seized Records

DOJ Secretly Collected Journalist's Email & Phone Records for Two Years

The DOJ’s investigation is the first known instance of collecting journalist data as part of an investigation into government “leaks.” [Read More]