Confessions of an Under-Sheriff Part 2 #653-2

Former Under-Sheriff Paul Tanaka reveals his sometimes difficult relationship with Sheriff Baca over the budget initially, but that Baca put his full trust in Tanaka’s handling of the huge system involving Metro Link, nine community colleges, 12 contract cities, the most complex jail system in the U.S., and trial court funding.

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Ethics Officer Reveals LASD Corruption & Inmate Beatings #647-1

Lt. Patrick Gomez, a veteran  Ethics Training Officer, retired after 31 years with the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department is appalled by the rampant beatings of inmates by deputies, and serious misconduct and abuse of taxpayer money by Sheriff Lee Baca and Under Sheriff Paul Tanaka.

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LA Sheriff’s Terror Tactics #VB124

Los Angeles, CA  Lt. Patrick Gomez, a highly principled individual, shares his emotional devastation as he tells of the horrendous terrorization of his wife and children, vicious threats of violence over the phone, cars parked outside the home and being followed, and the fear of the police that his children developed during this highly traumatic period in their lives.

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