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Inspector General Tapped As Watchdog For LA County Jails

County officials appointed a veteran public corruption prosecutor Wednesday to provide oversight and monitoring of the largest Sheriff’s department in the nation.

11/27/2013

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Supes Delay Vote On Oversight Panel For Sheriff’s Department

A Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors vote on the creation of a permanent civilian oversight commission for the sheriff’s department was postponed Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/17/2013

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Brown Declares Calif. Prison Overcrowding Emergency Over

Gov. Jerry Brown says the state’s long-running prison crisis is over.

01/08/2013

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Audit: Poor Oversight, Missing Microchip Revenue Cost LA Animal Shelters $1.3M

City Controller Wendy Greuel said the Department of Animal Services has failed to keep accurate records of the thousands of animals at its shelters.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/15/2012

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AP: Calif. Must Pay $2B For Medical Facilities Before Prison Oversight Ends

The 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.

01/27/2012

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LAUSD Steps Up Oversight Of Stumbling Charters

The 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.

06/26/2011