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La Sheriff Controversy

The L.A. County Sheriff's Department Needs Civilian Oversight Now

Mark Ridley-Thomas | Posted 04.26.2014 | Los Angeles
Mark Ridley-Thomas

Neither the departure of one Sheriff nor the arrival of a new one will bring the type of sustained, structural improvements to the department that the residents of Los Angeles County are demanding.

LA Sheriff's Department Wrongly Keeps Inmates' Money, Audit Finds

Los Angeles Daily News | Christina Villacorte | Posted 03.19.2014 | Los Angeles

The Sheriff's Department took $1.6 million -- most of belonging to released inmates -- instead of directing it to the appropriate county agency, accor...

WATCH: Secret Gang For Deputies Who Have Shot Gang Members

Posted 10.25.2012 | Los Angeles

LA County sheriff's detectives have launched an investigation into an alleged secret officer clique called the "Jump Out Boys." Deputies gain membersh...