CA Sheriff Wants Prosecutors to Know Of Problem Officers

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The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has collected the names of 300 deputies who have a history of past misconduct such as domestic violence, theft, bribery and brutality that could damage their credibility if they testify in court. Sheriff Jim McDonnell wants to send the names to prosecutors, who can decide whether to add them to an internal database that tracks problem officers in case the information needs to be disclosed to defendants in criminal trials, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!