Press Releases

Governor Newsom Signs Gipson Bill to Address Ghost Guns in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif (July 1, 2022) – Yesterday, Governor Gavin Newsom signed AB 1621, authored by Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson (D-Carson), an urgency measure and among a package of critical gun related legislation, which is focused on banning ghost guns across California.

Asm. Gipson Calls On CHP Commissioner, Governor to Authorize $50k Reward for the Unsolved Murder of Tioni Theus

South Los Angeles, Calif – (January 26, 2022) Today, Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson (D-Carson) announced at a press conference hosted by District Attorney George Gascon and Los Angeles elected officials, a $50,000 crime tip award authorized by Governor Gavin Newsom, for information leading to the arrest and conviction of perpetrators responsible for the murder of 16-year-old Tioni Theus.

Gipson Calls for Proclamation of Emergency in Carson to Protect Families

(SACRAMENTO – October 17, 2021) – After directly informing his constituents in Carson and making contact with the City of Carson, the County of Los Angeles and California's Office of Emergency Services, Assemblymember Mike Gipson (D-Carson) called on Governor Newsom to proclaim a state of emergency in the City of Carson and released the following public statement:

Assemblymember Mike Gipson's Interim Report on 2020 Informational Hearings - Select Committee on Police Reform

The Select Committee on Police Reform held multiple hearings in 2020 amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Through these efforts, the overall goal of the select committee was to embark on a comprehensive approach to assess ways to hold police accountable, empower our communities, and explore tools to build trust between law enforcement and those they serve.