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Deputy to stand trial for voluntary manslaughter

 A sheriff’s deputy was ordered to stand trial May 31 on a voluntary manslaughter charge stemming from the fatal on-duty shooting of a man in Norwalk — the first prosecution of its type in the county in almost two decades. After a hearing that stretched over portions of three days, Superior Court Judge Michael E. Pastor Read More…

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County to calculate cost incurred by deputy cliques

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The county Board of Supervisors has voted to calculate the total cost of allegations against members of sheriff’s deputy cliques or gangs over the last three decades. Supervisor Sheila Kuehl asked for a chronological list of all legal claims and settlements dating back to 1990 related to secret societies of deputies Read More…