Todd Spitzer

Orange County,

Orange County DA Todd Spitzer launches new hate crimes unit

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer Tuesday announced that his office has created a new unit that will focus on hate crimes. The unit will include three prosecutors, two investigators and will be supervised by the Special Prosecutions unit, which handles high-profile cases such as government corruption.
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Independent report clears DA Todd Spitzer of protecting retired OC prosecutor from harassment complaints

An independent report commissioned by the county of Orange has cleared District Attorney Todd Spitzer of shielding a retired high-level prosecutor from complaints of sexual harassment and retaliating against a victim. The 160-page report, released Friday, substantiated allegations that former Senior Assistant District Attorney Gary Logalbo harassed four female attorneys...
Orange County,

Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer to speak at the May Cypress Chamber Networking Breakfast.

Join the Cypress Chamber on Tuesday, May 11th at 9:00AM for a Free Virtual Networking meet-up. Our special guest speaker in May will be Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer who will share an update on the current activities and initiatives being undertaken by the District Attorney’s office and take questions as time permits. OC District Attorney Todd Spitzer has a long standing reputation as an advocate for victims’ rights. He chaired the ground-breaking campaign for Proposition 9, Marsy’s Law, the nation’s most comprehensive Victim’s Bill of Rights. We look forward to hearing about some of his latest work as O.C. D.A.
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Los Angeles Times

Editorial: O.C. DA Todd Spitzer is suddenly talking a good game on racial justice. Judge him by his actions

Orange County Dist. Atty. Todd Spitzer can be a hard guy to figure. He built his career on “tough-on-crime” rhetoric, including disparaging and even fear-mongering remarks about the progressive prosecutor movement that is working to diminish excessive sentencing and racial inequity in the justice system. But now he has come out with a statement of principles in which he acknowledges the corrosive effect of those injustices.
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Todd Spitzer Announces `Guiding Principles’ to Attack Systemic Racism

Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer announced a set of “guiding principles” Wednesday to address systemic racism in the criminal justice system. “We as a society have engaged in systemic mass incarceration,” Spitzer said. “As a prosecutor, I will stop it. We as a society have prosecuted people of color differently. As a prosecutor, I will stop it.”