Eric Perrodin

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Compton Voters Head To Polls To Elect A Mayor

Residents of Compton Tuesday cast votes for mayor on a ballot of 11 candidates running against current Mayor Eric Perrodin, the city’s three-term incumbent.

CBS Los Angeles–04/16/2013

A sign providing directions to Compton's Civic Center is seen on the streets in Compton, CA 22 January 2007. (credit: HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Part-Time Compton Mayor Often Absent From Meetings

Compton’s part-time mayor, Eric Perrodin, is often absent from meetings and when he does show up, he sometimes arrives late or leaves early, according to a report published Sunday.