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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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Sheriff’s Deputy Pleads Not Guilty To Alleged Sexual Relationship With Teen

A veteran Sheriff’s Department deputy was charged Monday with multiple counts of child molestation for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old girl whose family he knew socially.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2013

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Sheriff’s Task Force Credits Social Media For ‘Rave’ Party Busts

“Rave Party Canceled”: it’s probably the last sign any desert partygoer wants to see.

08/27/2013

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Deputies Relieved Of Duty After Shots Fired At Chino Campground

Two Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies have been relieved of duty after a reported argument over loud music at a Chino campground erupted in gunfire, according to reports.

08/27/2013

Terry Smith was reported missing Saturday night, according to investigators. (credit: Riverside County Sheriff's Dept.)

Father Of Missing Menifee Boy: ‘Things Didn’t Add Up’

The father of an 11-year-old Riverside County boy who went missing over the weekend told KCAL9 Wednesday he has always doubted the circumstances surrounding Terry Smith’s disappearance.

07/10/2013

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Police Arrest San Dimas Man, 57, After 6-Hour Barricade Situation

Authorities Saturday arrested a 57-year-old man after a six-hour standoff with police.

07/06/2013

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App Lets Metro Riders Report Crime Directly To Sheriff’s Deputies

A new smartphone app will make it easier for passengers on Metro buses and trains to report suspicious activity directly to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies.

06/26/2013

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1 Hurt In Deputy-Involved Shooting Near Valley College

SKY9’s Gil Leyvas reported at least one suspect was being treated by paramedics following a deputy-involved shooting in Valley Glen.

05/22/2013

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Helmet-Cam Captures Rescue Of Injured Botanist From San Clemente Island

A San Fernando Valley botanist was safe Tuesday after falling down a steep ravine on a remote island off the Southern California coast.

05/14/2013

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Sheriff’s Deputy Dragged After Traffic Stop In Moreno Valley

A Riverside County Sheriff’s deputy was injured Thursday after attempting to detain two suspected drug users before they drove off with the deputy hanging onto their vehicle.

05/02/2013

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Sheriff Demotes 3 Supervisors In Alleged Charity Race Cheating

Three Los Angeles County Sheriff’s supervisors have been demoted over an alleged attempt to cheat during the department’s annual charity relay race last year.

04/18/2013

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Racial Tensions Blamed For Brawl At Men’s Central Jail

Multiple inmates were recovering from injuries Wednesday after a brawl erupted inside Men’s Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles.

04/03/2013

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Valencia Man Busted For Alleged Heroin Use Near Castaic Lake

A Valencia man was behind bars Tuesday for allegedly using heroin near Castaic Lake.

03/26/2013

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County Eyes Private Security Patrols After LASD Cutbacks

A suspension in overtime pay by the Sheriff’s Department has led to fewer deputy patrol cars in some unincorporated areas, and now county officials are looking for a replacement.

01/23/2013

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