Angela Spaccia Details Financial Actions In City Of BellAngela Spaccia, seeking to absolve herself of blame for the financial collapse of the city of Bell, testified for a second day Friday about manipulations by her boss, Robert Rizzo, as he built his own personal fiefdom in the small, blue-collar California town.
Ex-Bell City Manager Rizzo Pleads No Contest To Corruption ChargesRobert Rizzo, the former city manager and accused mastermind behind a wide-ranging corruption scandal in the city of Bell, pleaded no contest Thursday to all 69 charges brought against him, officials announced.
Prosecutors Want Retrial In Bell Corruption CaseLos Angeles County prosecutors said Tuesday they plan to retry five former Bell officials convicted of misappropriating public funds.
Ex-Councilman Acquitted In Bell Corruption Trial Knew Truth Would Set Him FreeThe former councilman who was acquitted of all charges in the Bell corruption trial said he believed all along that the truth would set him free.
Jury Deliberations Begin In City Of Bell Corruption CaseJurors began deliberating Friday in the case against six former City of Bell officials charged with corruption.
Corruption Case To Begin For 6 Former Officials Of BellSix former officials of the scandal-ridden city of Bell go on trial this week in a massive corruption case that nearly bankrupted the Los Angeles suburb.
City Of Bell Sues Former Police Chief For Working Without Valid ContractThe city of Bell filed a countersuit Tuesday against former Police Chief Randy Adams for allegedly working without a proper employment contract and being paid an exorbitant salary.
Bell Police Sergeant Who Says He Was Forced To Retire To Receive $400K In SettlementA police sergeant from the city of Bell who claims he was forced to retire after reporting corruption has been given his job back.
Judge Assigns Public Defender For Bello Ahead Of 'Bell 8' Hearing The former mayor of the city of Bell has a new lawyer to defend him at an upcoming hearing on corruption charges.
Judge Sets Hearings For Ex-Bell Officials In Bid To Drop Charges A judge on Tuesday agreed to hear arguments from attorneys about dismissing criminal charges against former officials from the city of Bell.
Scandal-Plagued City Of Bell Loses Interim City ManagerThe city council of Bell decided not to extend the contract of interim city manager Pedro Carillo after his contract expired, leaving the new mayor to assume his role.