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Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department hires officers accused of sex abuse and other misconduct

Dozens of applicants were hired by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department although background checks turned up evidence of serious misconduct, according to a newspaper analysis. The Los Angeles Times reported Sunday that the department made the hires in 2010 after taking over patrol of parks and government buildings from…

L.A. deputy punches special needs woman

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is investigating one of their own officers after video surfaced showing him punching a special needs woman in the face. Passenger Jermaine Green, who recorded the incident on his cell phone, said that 42-year-old Julie Nelson had been polite before two deputies tried to…

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