Santa Paula: Community Protests New Police Chief with History of Sexual Abuse

Photo credit: @La Hummingbird Flicks  By Serran Soledad Last Saturday, community members protested outside the Santa Paula Police Department (SPPD), demanding the removal of newly hired Police Chief Travis Walker. In 2019, Walker was dismissed from his position as police chief of Cathedral City following a lawsuit stemming from allegations of sexual harassment against a female officer. The announcement of his hiring drew backlash from … Continue reading Santa Paula: Community Protests New Police Chief with History of Sexual Abuse

Camarillo: Community Honors the Life of Police Brutality Victim

By Serran Soledad On Saturday, Oxnard Revolutionary Study Group (OxRevStudy) led an event honoring the life of Austin Manzano, a 24-year-old resident of Camarillo, California who was gunned down on October 4, by two Ventura Sheriffs during a mental-health crisis. Manzano succumbed to his injuries two weeks later. 25 community members gathered for the event, which was held in front of the Bradford Apartments on … Continue reading Camarillo: Community Honors the Life of Police Brutality Victim