Fighting Fire with the California Youth Authority An unusual group of firefighters is helping battle Southern California's blazes. More than 2,000 of them are prison inmates and wards of the California Youth Authority. Gloria Hillard reports.
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An unusual group of firefighters is helping battle Southern California's blazes. More than 2,000 of them are prison inmates and wards of the California Youth Authority. Gloria Hillard reports.