Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

Two Year Investigation Reveals Nation’s Largest Sheriff’s Dept. Targets Blacks and Latinos, Says DOJ | breakingbrown.com

The problems in a region of Antelope Valley have come as the city has gone from being majority white to a majority black and Hispanic community. According to the Department of Justice, “Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s (LASD) Lancaster and Palmdale, both of which are located in the Antelope Valley, engaged in a pattern or practice of stops, searches, and seizures and excessive force in violation of the Constitution and federal law.”

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Adoptive mother ‘locked children in their rooms, beat them with a HAMMER, zip-tied their hands together and forced them to use trashcan as toilet’

A California woman who reported her two adoptive children missing found herself behind bars when authorities say it was revealed that the kids had run away after enduring months of abuse.

via Adoptive mother ‘locked children in their rooms, beat them with a HAMMER, zip-tied their hands together and forced them to use trashcan as toilet’.