Prop 57 or the Public Safety and Rehabilitation Act, another misleading name like Prop 47 considers the following "non violent felonies".
From the Association of Deputy District Attorneys:
Facts About Proposition 57
“The Public Safety and Rehabilitation Act”
Association of Deputy District Attorneys
There are three main PSRA provisions – two relating to adults and one to juveniles:
1. Parole Eligibility Changes
2. Credit Awards Changes
3. Direct Filing Eliminated
Offenders who commit multiple crimes against multiple victims will be eligible for
release at the same time as offenders who only committed a single crime against a
Repeat offenders will be eligible for release after the same period of incarceration as
first time offenders.
Offenders whose sentence was enhanced for especially egregious conduct will be
eligible for release at the same time as those who did not engage in the egregious
CDCR will have unlimited authority to award credits to all inmates, in excess of the
current 15%, 20% and 50% conduct credit limitations.
Juvenile offenders who commit violent crimes like murder, rape and carjacking
cannot be filed on as adults. They must be filed on in juvenile court
We have all seen the revolving door of repeat offenders in Humboldt; Prop 47's effect by reclassifying certain crimes as misdemeanors. This is what Governor Jerry Brown and Kamala Harris want to unleash on citizens. The outcry so far has come from Deputy DAs, Sheriff's, law enforcement and Republican groups.
Who has been silent? Women's groups and Democrats.