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Correction: LA-Sheriff-Corruption story

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In stories Dec. 9-10 about Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies facing criminal charges, The Associated Press, citing language in a federal indictment, erroneously identified the title of an Austrian diplomat who […]

12/10/2013

Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca takes questions from the media after the FBI released results of a federal probe,  Monday, Dec 9, 2013 at a news conference in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

18 LA sheriff’s deputies face federal charges

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal officials said 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies saw themselves as being “above the law” when they engaged in crimes that included beating inmates and jail visitors, […]

12/09/2013

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18 LA sheriff’s deputies face US charges

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal officials have filed five criminal cases 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 […]

12/09/2013

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7 LA sheriff’s deputies arrested in jail probe

LOS ANGELES (AP) — At least seven current and former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies have been arrested by the FBI as part of an ongoing investigation of inmate abuse in the nation’s largest jail […]

12/09/2013

This photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's office shows items inside James "Whitey" Bulger and Catherine Greig's apartment at the Princess Eugenia complex, in Santa Monica, Calif. The U.S. Marshals Service will auction off many of the items seized from Bulger's California apartment after his arrest two years ago, The Boston Globe reported Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/US Attorney's Office)

Bulger belongings could land on auction block

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger could soon see some of his jewelry, clothes and other belongings on the auction block. The U.S. Marshals Service will auction off many of the […]

11/30/2013

Austin Sigg sits in district court in Golden, Colo., on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, during his sentencing. (AP Photo, Denver Post, RJ Sangosti, Pool)

Colorado teen who killed girl gets life in prison

GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado teenager who killed and dismembered a 10-year-old girl in the Denver area last year was ordered to spend the rest of his life behind bars after an emotional hearing […]

11/19/2013

Austin Sigg sits in district court in Golden, Colo., on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, during his sentencing. (AP Photo, Denver Post, RJ Sangosti, Pool)

Lawyer: Colo. teen killer had head deformity

GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) — Statements made by a Colorado teen who killed and dismembered a 10-year-old girl show he was “sadistic,” had no empathy for her and had a history of sexual deviance, a psychologist […]

11/18/2013

This photo display at a press conference at the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department headquarters in San Bernadino, Calif., shows Joseph and Summer McStay, and their children Gianni and Joseph Mateo who went missing  in 2010 from their San Diego home. The San Bernardino County Sheriff said Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, that the family's skeletal remains were found buried  in the desert about 60 miles northeast of Los Angeles earlier this week. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Bodies in desert believed to be missing family

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) – Four skeletons found in shallow graves in the Southern California desert are believed those of a San Diego County family that vanished three years ago, police said Friday, resolving one […]

11/15/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger sits at his sentencing hearing in federal court in Boston, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Jane Flavell Collins)

Whitey Bulger gets life for racketeering, killings

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger was sentenced Thursday to life in prison for his murderous reign of terror in the 1970s and ’80s, bringing to a close a case that […]

11/14/2013

Sean McGonagle, the son of James "Whitey" Bulger victim Paul McGonagle, speaks with reporters after a sentencing hearing for Bulger at federal court in Boston, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

A look at the 19 murder victims in Bulger trial

(AP) – A jury in August concluded that prosecutors proved that James “Whitey” Bulger was involved in 11 murders, didn’t prove his involvement in seven murders and couldn’t agree on one killing. PROVEN: —Paul McGonagle, […]

11/14/2013

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