Richmond Police Commission Urges Council To Hire Full-Time Misconduct InvestigatorRichmond's Community Police Review Commission is urging their City Council to hire an investigations officer who can dig into a growing backlog of complaints alleging police misconduct.
Contra Costa County Assessor No-Shows For Misconduct ArraignmentEmbattled Contra Costa County Assessor Gus Kramer missed his scheduled appearance in a Martinez courtroom Wednesday morning, where he was to be arraigned on allegations of "willful or corrupt" misconduct in office.
Grand Jury Seeks Removal Of Contra Costa Assessor For Alleged MisconductContra Costa County prosecutors filed a grand jury accusation in Superior Court on Wednesday, seeking the removal of county Assessor Gus Kramer for alleged "willful or corrupt" misconduct.
UC Davis Suspends Marching Band After Reports Of MisconductOfficials have suspended a university marching band following a newspaper investigation into allegations of hazing, binge drinking and sexual misconduct.
Former Alameda County Deputies To Stand Trial On Inmate Mistreatment ChargeA judge on Friday ordered two former Alameda County sheriff's deputies to stand trial on a single felony assault charge for allegedly allowing an inmate to throw feces and urine at another inmate in a maximum security unit at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin two years ago.
Former Inmate Sues Alameda Co. Sheriff's Office, Deputies Over Alleged Feces, Urine AssaultsThe Alameda County Sheriff’s Office and four current and former deputies were sued Monday by a former jail inmate who alleges that the deputies allowed another inmate to spray him with urine and feces multiple times and then broke his arm.
California Lottery Employees Demand Execs Resign Over Alleged MisconductFive California Lottery employees on Thursday demanded the resignation of senior department executives amid an investigation into alleged misconduct on a work-related trip and an audit of expenses.
Snoozing UC Berkeley Cops Fired For Sleeping During Night ShiftsSix UC Berkeley police officers have been fired after some of them were caught sleeping on the job.
Investigation Of California State Senator Finds 6 Misconduct CasesA California senator likely engaged in unwanted flirtatious or sexually suggestive behavior with six women he worked with, including four subordinates, according to an independent investigation released Tuesday.
State Assemblywoman Garcia Denies Groping AccusationsA California lawmaker at the forefront of the #MeToo movement, who faces sexual misconduct allegations herself, has denied the accusations.
State Assembly #MeToo Advocate Faces New Misconduct ClaimsAssemblywoman Cristina Garcia, a vocal leader of the #MeToo movement, faces fresh allegations of misconduct, including frequent discussions about sex and alcohol consumption at her Capitol office.