LA County Supervisors Vote To Freeze Sheriff's Spending After $63M Budget ShortfallThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors took Sheriff Alex Villanueva to task Tuesday over his handling of the sheriff department's budget —voting unanimously to freeze hiring of administrative and clerical personnel.
Sheriff Villanueva, Lancaster Mayor React To Deputy Fabricating Shooting StoryThe condemnation is both swift and palpable.
LA County Sheriff Pushes Back On Judge's Ruling On Deputy Rehiring, Criticizes SupervisorsThough this dispute centers on one deputy accused of misconduct, both sides will probably tell you there's a lot more at play here. The sheriff says this is a larger labor issue about people being unjustly or unnecessarily being fired. The board of supervisors says this is about the sheriff's department following the rules.
Caren Mandoyan, LA Deputy Rehired By Villanueva, Ordered To Give Up Badge, GunCaren Mandoyan, a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy who was fired in 2016 over allegations of domestic violence and then reinstated by Sheriff Alex Villanueva, was ordered by a judge Monday to surrender his badge and gun. Mandoyan will also have to stop identifying himself as a law enforcement officer.
EXCLUSIVE: Sheriff Villanueva Offers Inside Look At Men's Central JailMen's Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles is at the center of a battle between Sheriff Alex Villanueva and the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors after the board voted Tuesday to cancel a $1.7 billion project to replace the dilapidated jail.
County Supervisors Cancel $1.7B Contract For Downtown Jail FacilityThe Los Angeles County Supervisors have voted to cancel plans for a new jail in downtown Los Angeles.
LA County Sheriff Says Secret Cliques Have 'Always Been A Concern', But Denies FBI Investigating LASDSheriff Alex Villanueva denied a report Friday that the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was under federal investigation for an alleged secret society of tattooed deputies.
Scathing Report Questions LA County Sheriff's Decision To Reinstate Deputy Accused Of Domestic ViolenceSheriff Alex Villanueva hit back at a new scathing inspector general report that questioned his decision to rehire a deputy who was fired over allegations of domestic violence.
Caren Mandoyan, LA Deputy At Center Of Controversy Over Being Rehired, Sues CountyCaren Carl Mandoyan was fired in 2016 over allegations of physically abusing and stalking his ex-girlfriend, a fellow deputy.
VIDEO: LA County Deputy Allegedly Attempts To Break Into Ex-Girlfriend's HomeFor weeks, new L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has defended Deputy Caren Carl Mandoyan, asserting he has not been involved in any wrongdoings, but the newly released video directly contradicts that claim.