The Supreme Court rejected an appeal by Sheriff Lee Baca and let stand a ruling that says he can be personally sued for racial violence in the county jails, which Baca's department runs.
Anyone arrested and booked into the Los Angeles County Jail on Friday afternoon will get a chance to meet Sheriff Lee Baca, who will be filling in as a booking deputy because of recent budget cuts in his department. Beginning... Read Post
Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca and his top aide are scheduled to face a county commission created to examine allegations of abuse inside the department's jails. Read Post