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Jail Violence

Why Did L.A. County Inmate Unique Moore Die? Lawsuit, Investigation Raise New Questions About Women's Jail

Art Levine | Posted 02.28.2017 | Los Angeles
Art Levine

Unique needed careful monitoring and prompt attention in case of breathing or cardiac emergencies. But as far as Kendra and other former inmates could tell, few, if any, of the mentally ill inmates who mixed in with the general population got medical exams or regular care.

Baca's Strike Force

Peter Eliasberg | Posted 12.09.2012 | Los Angeles
Peter Eliasberg

The announcement this week by Sheriff Lee Baca that he agrees with and intends to implement all of the recommendations laid out in a new report by the Citizen's Commission on Jail Violence is welcome news.