Accusations of Misconduct and Abuse Leveled Against Sheriff’s Deputies — Carolyn Costello Reports

The FBI’s “wide-ranging” investigation was continuing into alleged corruption and civil rights abuses at downtown L.A. jail facilities, Andr Birotte Jr. , U.S. Attorney for the Central District of California, said at a news conference Monday afternoon.
He detailed accounts of defendants allegedly beating and unlawfully detaining inmates and visitors, then seeking to interfere with a civil rights probe.
Carolyn Costello reports from the newsroom for the KTLA 5 News at 10 on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.