Category Archives: Orange County Sheriff

California Attorney General admits end to sham probe of OC Sheriff’s Department

By R. Scott Moxley, OC Weekly | On the homepage for his California Department of Justice (DOJ) website, Attorney General Xavier Becerra—a former Los Angeles congressional Democrat—laughably sells the notion he believes in exposing “systemic police misconduct.” But in a … Continue reading

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8,579 county employees made $100,000 or more in 2016

In 2015, the only Orange County employee to make over $400,000 in pay and benefits was Sheriff Sandra Hutchens, who received total compensation of $400,214. But 2016 payroll data recently updated by Transparent California for the county’s 19,080 employees reveals that … Continue reading

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Feds to investigate Orange County district attorney and sheriff

The U.S. Department of Justice launched a civil rights investigation of the Orange County District Attorney’s Office and the Sheriff’s Department yesterday over allegations that prosecutors and deputies withhold evidence and use jailhouse informants to illegally obtain confessions. Here’s the … Continue reading

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