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Ex-LA County Undersheriff, Captain Plead Not Guilty To Corruption Charges

Former Los Angeles County Undersheriff Paul Tanaka and retired Sheriff’s Captain William Thomas Carey were in custody on federal corruption charges Thursday.


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Feds May Try To Expand Probe Into LA County Jail Misconduct

Federal officials may be trying to expand their probe into LA County jail misconduct by convincing deputies to share evidence against their fellow colleagues and superior officers.


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LA County Undersheriff Paul Tanaka Grilled About Deputy Abuse Of Inmates

Los Angeles County Undersheriff Paul Tanaka has to face some tough questions concerning the abuse of inmates by deputies in the county jails.


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Federal Investigation Into LA County Jails Widens

A federal investigation into claims of brutality in the Los Angeles County jail system appears to be widening.


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As Prisoner Exchange Begins, LA County Officials Predict Doom

Los Angeles County’s top prosecutor is predicting doom and gloom with a prospect of thousands of convicted felons being diverted to the county’s jail system rather than state prisons.