California Today Full Broadcast (Sept. 21)

Almost in tandem with pandemic lockdowns, California saw a sharp rise in retail theft. One district attorney talks about what he thinks led to the surge in crime.

Another surge in negative activity came with lockdowns: domestic violence. One study says that one in five Californians were victims of abuse in that time frame.

New tech is helping firefighters: drones dropping fireballs. It really is “fighting fire with fire,” allowing them to burn fuel away from areas that are hard to get to.

The state will audit a Southern California electricity supplier after allegations came forward that they failed to deliver on promises.

Enrollment in public schools dropped throughout the state during lockdowns.

The San Diego Zoo has named its newborn white rhino. We’ve got a look at how he spends his days.