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LA County Jail Under Further Scrutiny

By Jessica Benson
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 | 1:28 p.m. PDT

A report by the ACLU claims that LA County Sheriff's forcibly struck inmates' heads during fights.

Citzens Commission to Review Use of Force in Jails

By Dawn Megli and Madeline Segura
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 | 2:34 p.m. PDT

A five-person citizens commission will anaylze deputies' use of force and make recommendations to Sherriff Baca.

Hundreds Rally in Support of Sheriff Baca

By Tory Holland and Hayden Coplen
Monday, October 17, 2011 | 12:18 p.m. PDT

Community activists, clergy, civil right leaders and ex-offenders rally in front of LA jails to support Sheriff Baca.

Report: More Than 30 Jailers Punished

By Cassie Jasso
Thursday, October 13, 2011 | 4:02 p.m. PDT

After examining a dozen cases in jail brutality researchers say many deputies "get away" with unnecesary force.

ACLU Report Claims 'Excessive' Inmate Abuse

By Christina Hong and Jennifer Kendall
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 | 3:48 p.m. PDT

Reports show that inmates were abused by deputies under the scrutiny of Sheriff Baca.

Holiday Bowl - USC vs Wisconsin Post-Game Press Conference

Su'a Cravens: "It's the players that need to step up"

Darreus Rogers: "It comes down to the players"

Trojans Fall to Wisconsin in the Holiday Bowl 23-21

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Alcoholism At USC

By Kay Angrum, Alex Janin, Veronica Quezada, Madison Mills and Sam Bergum
11/19/15 | 1:14 p.m. PST

In this four part series, USC Anneberg Media looks at alcohol abuse on campus and where students can go for...


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