The Correctional Task Force Project in Los Angeles: Improving Conditions in Prisons

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The correctional task force project is a joint effort between the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The project was created in response to concerns about the conditions in California's prisons. The task force is made up of county sheriff's deputies, state corrections officers, and federal agents. The team visits prisons throughout the state to assess conditions and make recommendations for improvements.