For the Record - Dec. 23, 2021


Charter school operator: In the Dec. 17 California section, an article about a former L.A. charter school official being sentenced to probation for stealing funds said Janis Bucknor ran a for-profit charter school operator. Community Preparatory Academy was a nonprofit organization.

Torrance police scandal: In the Dec. 21 letters to the editor, the article citation before a letter on the Torrance police scandal incorrectly said that Steve Lopez’s column, “A legacy of discrimination,” was published Jan. 19. The column was published Dec. 19.

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