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Police ‘murdered’ unarmed black man, father says

LOS ANGELES – Video footage released June 20 of sheriff’s deputies gunning down an unarmed black man in Willowbrook shows definitively that the man was murdered, the victim’s father said. Officials say sheriff’s deputies shot and killed 24-year-old Ryan Twyman after he tried to run them down, but Twyman’s relatives say the video proves that Read More…

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Town hall discusses Compton deputies with tattoos

By Dennis J. Freeman Contributing Writer COMPTON — Rumors about sheriff deputies with similar tattoos were addressed at a town hall meeting Aug 9 at the Compton Community Seventh-Day Adventist Church. The National Association for Equal Justice in America (NEAJA) conducted the two-hour meeting to give the community an open forum to discuss the possibility Read More…