iOS app Android app

Los Angeles Jail Abuse


AP | Posted 10.25.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- A report finds Los Angeles sheriff's officials routinely transferred problem deputies to the county jail as a way of keeping them from ...

Sheriff Lee Baca: I Blame Myself

AP | Posted 12.17.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca said he is to blame for deputy misconduct and brutality against inmates in the nation's largest jai...

Would Wearable Cameras Prevent Abuse In Jails?

Posted 12.15.2011 | Los Angeles

By Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A Los Angeles County official is calling for sweeping new measures in the jail system and wants sheriff's d...

Is The Sheriff's Pledge To Reform Department Too Little, Too Late?

AP | By THOMAS WATKINS | Posted 12.13.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- He's been dubbed L.A.'s new-age lawman. He talks about damaged psyches and second chances, and he shies away from the tough-on-crime cl...


Posted 12.10.2011 | Los Angeles

On Sunday, Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca sent out a statement directly addressing the Los Angeles Sheriff's Departments battered reputation and the ste...