Sheriff’s deputies in riot gear were patrolling the area following an unconfirmed report of someone matching the general description of triple homicide suspect Christopher Dorner.
After an internal investigation of its beleaguered jail system, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department arrested one of its own deputies Thursday.
With less than a week to go before Election Day, one particular group of voters is getting some help in making sure their voice is heard.
Four inmates involved in a fight at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility in downtown Los Angeles evolved into a jail riot Wednesday at about 3:30 p.m., according to Capt. Mike Parker of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
The FBI is reviewing an incident in which deputies are alleged to have knocked an inmate unconscious, Tasered and beat him for up to two minutes.