Supporters

About the Coalition


SAFE California is supported by law enforcement, murder victim family members and people who have been wrongfully convicted, and is sponsored by a broad coalition of justice organizations.



Some of our supporters are:
Jeanne Woodford

Jeanne Woodford
Ms. Woodford is the former warden of San Quentin State Prison and oversaw four executions.
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Gil Garcetti

Gil Garcetti
Mr. Garcetti served for 32 years in the District Attorney’s office in Los Angeles.
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Franky Carrillo

Franky Carrillo
Mr. Carrillo was sentenced to prison at the age of 16 for a murder he did not commit and was found innocent after spending 20 years behind bars.
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Lorrain Taylor

Lorrain Taylor
Ms. Taylor is the mother to twin boys, Albade and Obadiah, who were gunned down in 2000 at the age of 22. The killer is still at large.
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Steven Fajardo

Steven Fajardo
Mr. Fajardo has 30 years of experience in law enforcement, beginning in East Harlem with the New York City Police Department and then moving to Oakland, CA.
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Ron Briggs

Ron Briggs
In 1977, Ron and his father, former state Senator John Briggs, wrote and helped pass the 1978 Briggs initiative, which created California’s death penalty as we know it today.
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Don Heller

Don Heller
Mr. Heller helped write the ballot initiative that reinstated the death penalty in California in 1978.
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Obie Anthony Obie Anthony
At 19, Mr. Anthony faced the death penalty for a crime that he did not commit. Read more about his exoneration and release, and why he supports Prop. 34.
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Deldelp Medina Deldelp Medina
Ms. Medina’s aunt was murdered by her own son, Ms. Medina’s first cousin.
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