Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas Indicted On Federal Charges Alleging Corruption, Along With Former USC DeanProsecutors contend a Ridley-Thomas relative received substantial benefits from the university in exchange for Ridley-Thomas supporting county contracts and lucrative contract amendments with the university while he served on the county board.
LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Andres GuardadoSupervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commission to ensure the "truth is uncovered and justice is served."
LA County Pushes For Additional Nursing Home Protections During Coronavirus PandemicSupervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas is calling for advocates to work with Gov. Gavin Newsom and state health officials to ensure speedier testing for residents and employees of nursing homes, among other protections.
USC Calls For Federal Investigation After Hiring, Firing Former Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-ThomasSebastian Ridley-Thomas was hired as a professor. He was later fired following concerns about a $100,000 donation from a campaign fund controlled by his father.
County Supervisors Warn Of More To Come In FBI Corruption Probe Of LASDTwo Los Angeles County Supervisors warned Tuesday of more to come in the fallout from the FBI's corruption probe of the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department.
Social Worker Speaks Out, County Supervisors Pledge Commission On Child WelfareThe Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 to create a child welfare commission Tuesday.
Supervisors Offer $10K Reward In Slaying Of Westmont ManA $10,000 reward was offered Tuesday for information leading to whoever fatally shot a man in Westmont in late 2009.