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18 Los Angeles sheriff´s deputies
arrested in federal jail investigation

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:BaseballFan, 12/9/2013 10:41:09 PM

LOS ANGELES – Federal officials on Monday unsealed five criminal cases filed against 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff´s deputies as part of an FBI investigation into allegations of civil rights abuses and corruption in the nation´s largest jail system. The charges were announced at a press conference after 16 of 18 defendants were arrested earlier in the day. They were expected to be arraigned later in U.S. District Court. (Snip) One federal indictment filed Nov. 20 named seven deputies charged with conspiracy and obstruction of justice. It is unclear from the indictment whether they are currently employed

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Wow, just wow. And they threatened to arrest the lead FBI agent outside her home(intimidation). Unreal.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 12/9/2013 10:46:39 PM     (No. 9647452)

Slipping and sliding toward third worldism in the land of fruits, nuts and rampant illegal immigration.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: woofwoofwoof, 12/9/2013 10:51:26 PM     (No. 9647456)

This is the sheriff, not LAPD, and the department and its leader Sheriff Baca are pretty much out of control, worst policing in Los Angeles in 50+ years.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/10/2013 2:07:26 AM     (No. 9647577)

Too bad the FBI doesn´t seem to care that prosecutors and lab technicians collaborate to fake lab results to get convictions, raise the revenue of the lab and for the prosecutor to seize the property of the convicted one for themselves or their state.

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