Inmate Reception Center

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10 County Jail Personnel Relieved Of Duty Pending Investigation Into Inmate Abuse Allegations

The investigation into this incident is ongoing and will be thorough. It will not only focus on employee actions, but also on corrective policies and procedures,” said Sheriff Jim McDonnell.

07/11/2015

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Carjacking Suspect Nabbed While Trying To Escape Police Custody During Transfer

Authorities say a male carjacking suspect was apprehended while attempting to flee during a prisoner transfer Friday evening.

01/10/2015

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$20K Reward Offered To Find Man Who Escaped From Downtown LA Jail

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man who escaped from a downtown Los Angeles jail earlier this month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2014

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Authorities Still Searching For Inmate Who Escaped From Downtown LA Jail

Authorities are still searching for a 37-year-old man who escaped from a downtown Los Angeles jail earlier this month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/24/2014

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Murder Suspect Mistakenly Released From LA Jail

A murder suspect was accidentally released from jail last month due to a clerical mix-up, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/03/2013