In this April 25, 2016, file photo, homeless people sleep in the Skid Row area of downtown Los Angeles. California policymakers have been too slow to provide felons with necessary care and treatment upon their release in accordance with Proposition 47. The result: increasing numbers of homeless who steal to support their drug habits.
In this April 25, 2016, file photo, homeless people sleep in the Skid Row area of downtown Los Angeles. California policymakers have been too slow to provide felons with necessary care and treatment upon their release in accordance with Proposition 47. The result: increasing numbers of homeless who steal to support their drug habits. Jae C. Hong AP
In this April 25, 2016, file photo, homeless people sleep in the Skid Row area of downtown Los Angeles. California policymakers have been too slow to provide felons with necessary care and treatment upon their release in accordance with Proposition 47. The result: increasing numbers of homeless who steal to support their drug habits. Jae C. Hong AP