Fewer killings by police
Police departments that require officers to use non-lethal alternatives when possible instead of deadly force are 25% less likely to kill people. Strict limits on deadly force have been shown to make both officers and communities safer.
of departments allow police to kill people unnecessarily
92% of California police departments do not require officers to use non-lethal alternatives whenever possible. AB 392 makes every department adopt this standard and gives prosecutors the tools to enforce this requirement.