Architect Deanna VanBuren, right, helps inmates at a design workshop in San Francisco’s County Jail No. 5. The Board of Supervisors recently ended administrative fees that often burden jail inmates after their release.
Architect Deanna VanBuren, right, helps inmates at a design workshop in San Francisco’s County Jail No. 5. The Board of Supervisors recently ended administrative fees that often burden jail inmates after their release. Lee Romney Los Angeles Times/MCT
Architect Deanna VanBuren, right, helps inmates at a design workshop in San Francisco’s County Jail No. 5. The Board of Supervisors recently ended administrative fees that often burden jail inmates after their release. Lee Romney Los Angeles Times/MCT

San Francisco just got rid of unfair criminal justice fees. Other counties should do the same.

June 25, 2018 12:00 PM