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April 1, 1992 | VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies facing federal corruption charges were part of a conspiracy of corrupt narcotics officers who skimmed drug money and "kick-started" personal spending sprees with the stolen cash, prosecutors said Tuesday. "It's time to take back our Sheriff's Department," said Assistant U.S. Atty. Sean Berry in urging jurors to convict Deputies Robert Juarez and Tyrone Powe. In their closing arguments, Berry and co-prosecutor Steven M.
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June 30, 1992 | VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were sentenced Monday to seven-year prison terms for their role in a drug money-skimming scandal that the judge said had seriously damaged the Sheriff's Department and eroded public confidence in local law enforcement. Robert Juarez and Tyrone Powe, two ex-members of an elite sheriff's narcotics team, were sentenced after their convictions last April on conspiracy, theft and tax evasion charges.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 7, 1992 | JIM NEWTON and VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were convicted Monday of conspiracy, theft and tax evasion for joining other narcotics officers in stealing more than $200,000 in drug money that was divided among them in a Norwalk motel room. After deliberating for four days, a federal jury found deputies Robert Juarez and Tyrone Powe guilty of all seven counts against them, including an allegation that the deputies received more than $50,000 apiece in the 1986 incident.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 7, 1992 | JIM NEWTON and VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were convicted Monday of conspiracy, theft and tax evasion for joining other narcotics officers in stealing more than $200,000 in drug money that was divided among them in a Norwalk motel room. After deliberating for four days, a federal jury found deputies Robert Juarez and Tyrone Powe guilty of all seven counts against them, including an allegation that the deputies received more than $50,000 apiece in the 1986 incident.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 30, 1992 | VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were sentenced Monday to seven-year prison terms for their role in a drug money-skimming scandal that the judge said had seriously damaged the Sheriff's Department and eroded public confidence in local law enforcement. Robert Juarez and Tyrone Powe, two ex-members of an elite sheriff's narcotics team, were sentenced after their convictions last April on conspiracy, theft and tax evasion charges.
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September 5, 1991 | VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Three Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies and two former narcotics officers were indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars during drug raids, it was disclosed Wednesday. Federal prosecutors said the defendants, who had worked together on an elite anti-drug team, used the stolen money to remodel their homes and purchase cars, real estate and jewelry.
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May 11, 1994 | ELAINE TASSY
Three men were arrested Tuesday after a woman's van was stolen at gunpoint when she stopped to make a phone call, police said. The woman had gotten out of the van at Imperial Highway and Beach Boulevard about 1:50 a.m. when a man wearing a ski mask pointed a gun at her and ordered her to lie on the ground, La Habra Police Sgt. Bob Wyse said. He took her car keys and drove west in her van on Imperial Highway, followed by two men in a gold Oldsmobile, police said.
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March 23, 1994 | KAY SAILLANT
Two doctors fired from a clinic that serves the county's poor said Tuesday that they were unfairly targeted because they challenged the clinic's management over patient care issues. Martha Gonzalez and Victor Pulido stood outside Clinicas del Camino Real in Oxnard near a florescent green sign that read, "We were forced to abandon our patients." The doctors also handed out balloons with sad faces drawn on them to children entering the clinic with their families.
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March 27, 1992
The wife of a convicted former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy testified Thursday that she never suspected that her husband was skimming drug money even though prosecutors said she helped deposit and spend more than $200,000 in cash over a four-year period.
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October 2, 1991 | RON SOBLE
A medical clinic with facilities in Oxnard, Fillmore and Saticoy has sued a New York-based brokerage house, alleging that the firm and one of its brokers lost thousands of dollars of the clinic's money through unauthorized investments. A spokeswoman for Shearson Lehman Bros. said Tuesday that it was working toward a resolution of the lawsuit and that the broker in question was no longer with the firm. The lawsuit was filed Sept.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 1, 1992 | VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies facing federal corruption charges were part of a conspiracy of corrupt narcotics officers who skimmed drug money and "kick-started" personal spending sprees with the stolen cash, prosecutors said Tuesday. "It's time to take back our Sheriff's Department," said Assistant U.S. Atty. Sean Berry in urging jurors to convict Deputies Robert Juarez and Tyrone Powe. In their closing arguments, Berry and co-prosecutor Steven M.
NEWS
September 5, 1991 | VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Three Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies and two former narcotics officers were indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars during drug raids, it was disclosed Wednesday. Federal prosecutors said the defendants, who had worked together on an elite anti-drug team, used the stolen money to remodel their homes and purchase cars, real estate and jewelry.
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February 21, 1992 | VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a move that could broaden a money-skimming investigation, an ex-narcotics officer with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department pleaded guilty Thursday to theft and income tax charges and told a federal judge that he and other deputies stole $235,000 during a 1986 narcotics raid. Eufrasio G.
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December 3, 1993 | VICTOR MERINA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Peering through the peephole of his room at the Valley Hilton Hotel, Sheriff's Sgt. Robert Sobel surveyed the empty corridor. The drug dealer who had occupied the penthouse suite across the hallway was nowhere in sight. Sobel nodded to his narcotics deputies, Dan Garner and Jim Bauder. The officers slipped outside, spotted a hotel maid and flashed their badges. She opened the penthouse door. A few minutes later, the deputies returned to Sobel's room with a gym bag.
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