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Twin Towers Correctional Facility

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4 Injured In Alleged Racially Motivated Fight At Twin Towers Jail

An alleged racially motivated fight Tuesday involving dozens of inmates at Twin Towers Correctional Facility in downtown Los Angeles left four people injured.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/02/2013

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Woman Questions Boyfriend’s Death At Twin Towers Jail In Downtown LA

A woman is devastated by the death of her boyfriend while he was in custody at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility in downtown Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/20/2013

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Inmate Beaten To Death At Twin Towers In Downtown LA

An inmate at Twin Towers Correctional Facility was beaten to death Tuesday by two other inmates, according to authorities.

02/28/2012

A photo of this unidentified man was included in a lawsuit filed by the ACLU, accusing Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department brass of ignoring deputy violence in county jails.

ACLU Accuses LA County Sheriff’s Brass Of Ignoring History Of Deputy Violence Against Inmates

The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a federal class-action lawsuit Wednesday, accusing Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca and his top commanders of ignoring a widespread and historical culture of violence by deputies against inmates.

01/18/2012

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Inmate, 18, Dies In County Jail After Allegedly Being Punched In The Face By Deputy

An 18-year-old inmate died in a Los Angeles County jail after being punched in the face by a sheriff’s deputy during an altercation, a sheriff’s captain said Friday.

10/07/2011