In a statement, the LWV-Pasadena Area said concerns are being raised at the County Board of Supervisors, in oversight ...
Why It Matters: If LASD put forth a narrative to cover for its mistakes, the people responsible for creating and sharing that narrative should be held accountable. Of course, Sheriff Baca resigned in ...
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(Courtesy of LASD) LOS ANGELES, CA — The head of the county's lead ... a "bunker mentality" and warned of a "Tanaka-level crisis." Paul Tanaka was former Sheriff Lee Baca's undersheriff, and both men ...
Baca’s actions were part of an “extensive scheme” to thwart a sweeping probe that resulted in the convictions of several LASD officials, prosecutors said. A native of east Los Angeles who grew up poor ...
The 31st sheriff, Lee Baca, was ensnared in a massive corruption and obstruction ... s first big move after being sworn in Dec. 3 was to replace the entire upper-level LASD command staff with his ...
He sued Baca, asserting that the then-sheriff violated his Fourteenth Amendment right to due process. Callaghan recited that during the period when Oliver was denied a bed, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s ...
Former Sheriff Lee Baca was convicted in 2017 of obstructing an FBI investigation ... Villanueva spent three decades with the LASD before retiring earlier this year, while McDonnell was with the Los ...
(AP Image) The department has been beset with allegations of inmate abuse by deputies and costly lawsuits. Sheriff Lee Baca stepped down in January after 18 underlings were charged with federal crimes ...
Denver, CO -- (ReleaseWire) -- 09/06/2017 -- "Make no mistake, in vast majority of federal criminal cases, federal judges and DOJ prosecutors are on the same team," says Lamont Banks, Executive ...
Attorneys for the LASD told jurors this "was a major riot by highly dangerous ... and unconscious from his cell by a team of deputies that includes former Sheriff Leroy Baca's nephew Deputy Justin ...
This may have happened 2 years ago, but Jim McDonnell was sheriff, not Lee Baca. This was and continues to be common practice for the LASD. We can only assume the deputies that killed Nicholas are ...