Supes Reject Plan To Establish Oversight Panel For Sheriff's Department Los Angeles County officials Tuesday rejected a plan to create a permanent civilian panel to oversee the Sheriff's Department.
Inspector General Tapped As Watchdog For LA County JailsCounty officials appointed a veteran public corruption prosecutor Wednesday to provide oversight and monitoring of the largest Sheriff's department in the nation.
Supes Delay Vote On Oversight Panel For Sheriff's DepartmentA Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors vote on the creation of a permanent civilian oversight commission for the sheriff's department was postponed Tuesday.
Brown Declares Calif. Prison Overcrowding Emergency Over Gov. Jerry Brown says the state's long-running prison crisis is over.
Audit: Poor Oversight, Missing Microchip Revenue Cost LA Animal Shelters $1.3MCity Controller Wendy Greuel said the Department of Animal Services has failed to keep accurate records of the thousands of animals at its shelters.
AP: Calif. Must Pay $2B For Medical Facilities Before Prison Oversight EndsThe court-appointed receiver overseeing California's prison health care system says the state must keep its promise to spend more than $2 billion for new medical facilities before the federal courts can end an oversight role that has lasted six years.
LAUSD Steps Up Oversight Of Stumbling ChartersThe Los Angeles Unified School District has stepped up its oversight of charter schools in the wake of a rash of problems at the publicly funded, independent schools.