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Sheriff’s Commander Alleges Whistleblower Retaliation over Use-of-Force Case

A sheriff’s department commander filed a damages claim against Los Angeles County Monday alleging he and others faced retaliation by Sheriff Alex Villanueva for challenging the agency’s handling of a video that shows a deputy kneeling on a handcuffed inmate’s head for three minutes. The claim, a precursor to a lawsuit, also contests Villanueva’s timeline […]