The district attorney of Alameda County. O’Malley has no problem trying Richard as an adult for his assault on Sasha, and she condemns the attack as a hate crime, which she considers a form of “discrimination” similar to “segregation.” O’Malley is convinced that Richard requires a “structured environment,” and she insists that restorative justice is an inappropriate approach to his punishment. In O’Malley’s opinion, Richard belongs in prison.
Nancy O’Malley Character Timeline in The 57 Bus
The timeline below shows where the character Nancy O’Malley appears in The 57 Bus. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 3: The Desk
Part 4: The People vs. Richard
Part 4: The Deal
Part 4: A Structured Environment