Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio announced that he’ll begin separating veterans in his county jail from the other inmates and put them in a “patriotic decor” in order to help them overcome the problems that got them incarcerated. It won’t include felons or those in jail for violent crimes. According to ABC, that will include […]
George Zimmerman can finally be reunited with the arsenal of guns and ammo that was recently seized from his home, since he's no longer facing domestic violence charges... officials tell TMZ. The Seminole County Sheriff's office confirmed... the…
From a cartoonist's standpoint, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is the gift that keeps on giving. With allegations that include corruption and inmate abuse, you have to wonder whether the really bad guys aren't the ones inside the cells but the ones guarding them.
A former executive of Napster, Milton Everett Olin Jr., met with a tragic accident on Sunday after he was hit by a police car while he was on his bicycle, ending his life at that very instant itself. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’sShow More Summary
In Phoenix, more than 100 veteran inmates have been told they will be moving to a segregated wing of the Maricopa County Jail. During a press conference today, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio formally announced his plan to house approximately 150 veteran inmates together, in...
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A woman died Tuesday morning when she was hit by an Amtrak train near Angier Avenue and Wrenn Road in eastern Durham County, the sheriff's office said.
Eighteen current and former Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputies were indicted as part of an FBI investigation into alleged civil rights abuses and corruption, federal prosecutors said Monday. Sixteen of them made initial...Show More Summary
If The Times’ letter writers were solely responsible for picking the L.A. County sheriff, Lee Baca would probably be out of a job.
What does it take to provoke a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy to slap handcuffs on you? For a female Austrian diplomat, all it took was asking to see a supervisor at the Men's Central Jail.
While today's indictments were not unexpected, Baca said, "it is nevertheless a sad day for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. We do not tolerate misconduct by any deputies."
Not content to let some silly South Carolina sheriff have all the fun, Maricopa County Sheriff and proud 'Murcan Joe Arpaio announced he would not lower his agencies' flags to half-staff to honor Nelson Mandela, as President Obama had requested. Read more...
President Obama ordered US flags to be flown at half-staff to honor Nelson Mandella. Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark said NO. When you get right down to it, he said Hell NO! A South Carolina sheriff is refusing to lower the American flag in tribute to Nelson Mandela, saying the honor should be reserved for [...]
While the world is mourning Nelson Mandela, a very different public memorial will be held today in Santa Clarita, Calif.—for Fast and Furious star Paul Walker, the LA Times reports. The LA County Sheriff's Department is asking 6,000 expected visitors to obey parking regulations and not pull over...
According to the Los Angeles Times, 18 current and past members of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department have been charged with abuse of inmates, misconduct, and obstructing an investigation. Here's the U.S. attorney leading the case: "The...Show More Summary
Eighteen sheriff’s deputies have been arrested in an LA Country Jail Probe for corruption and civil rights abuses. The allegations against the deputies also include beating inmates and visitors but, more seriously, trying to block an FBI probe in the prison. Show More Summary
The FBI is arresting 18 former and current LA county sheriff's deputies today following a 2-year investigation into abuse and corruption at Los Angeles County jails, NBC News reports. According to a criminal complaint and four grand jury indictments, officers beat and held inmates without justification, and conspired to stop...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roughly three years ago, a man referred to in a federal indictment as "Visitor LF" went to Men's Central Jail to discuss his inability to visit his brother there. Instead, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy allegedly handcuffed him, took him to a break room with no windows or public access, and threw him against a refrigerator.
Twelve current and former L.A. County Sheriff’s Department deputies were arrested Monday as part of an FBI investigation
Pickens County, SC Sheriff Rick Clark has deleted his Facebook post saying he would refuse to lower Sheriff Department flags to half staff in Nelson Mandela's honor. He now says it's time to "move on" and advises readers to "read about President Mandela."