1. Unhoused man and wheelchair user says Kaiser released him against his will 85K+ page views
Kaiser Permanente medical facility released Robert DeShields, an unhoused resident who uses a wheelchair, in South Sacramento after one night in the hospital with a bus ticket and half clothed on JulyDeShields died in early December 2021.
2. Man using city motel voucher gets forcefully kicked out of South Sac Motel 6 43K+ page views
Donta Williams live-streamed security guards as they kicked the door into his Motel 6 hotel room that is paid for with a emergency note vouche, in June 2021.
3. CDCR closing two prisons and experiencing staffing shortages 40K+ page views
California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) and California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) are developing a plan to close Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI), closed on September 30, 2021. The second prison, California Correctional Center (CCC), is projected to close by June 30, 2022.
5. Driving is a right, not a privilege 20K+ page views