Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

What L.A. Groups Want in Their Sheriff's Civilian Oversight

Dignity and Power Now weighs in as planning gets underway.

Los Angeles County Agrees to Reform Jails, With Judge Watching

A culture of abuse has ruled Los Angeles county jails.

In L.A., Civilians Will Have Power Over Sheriff's Department

Amidst protests around the nation, Los Angeles takes one step forward on police accountability.

LA Sheriff Baca Resigns Amid Explosive Scandals

The sheriff’s 15-year reign will come to an end in late January under deep scrutiny over abuse and corruption.