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Activists continue to push for details on death of teen

COMPTON — Activists continue to put pressure on the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department to release the autopsy hold on 18-year-old Andres Guardado who was shot and killed in an unincorporated area near Gardena June 18. The deputy involved in the shooting works out of the Compton Sheriff’s Station, according to Sheriff Alex Villanueva, and Read More…

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State audit is critical of Compton spending

COMPTON — Overspending of more than $16 million a year, pervasive internal deficiencies and a lack of City Council oversight have contributed to a multimillion-dollar budget deficit in Compton, according to a state controller’s audit released March 15. According to the review published by state Controller Betty T. Yee, at the start of the 2007-08 Read More…