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October 10, 1996 | DAVID R. BAKER
After six years spent supervising sheriff's deputies in Moorpark, Capt. Martin Rouse will soon take on a new beat--managing training operations at the Ventura County Sheriff's Academy. The Sheriff's Department, which provides police service to Moorpark, has named Rouse as the academy's director. He will start his new post Nov. 3. "It's a good career move for me and, for Moorpark, it's good to have some new blood there," Rouse said Wednesday. "Everybody wins."
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February 18, 2008 | Carla Rivera
A man driving west on the 91 Freeway early Sunday was shot and wounded, and his vehicle crashed into bushes off the road. He was driving an older model red Ford LTD. The shooting occurred just west of the 110 Freeway about 2:30 a.m, authorities said. The man, whose identity was not released, was taken to a hospital and was in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the left shoulder, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies said. Police do not know what provoked the shooting. -- Carla Rivera
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November 30, 2008 | Ruben Vives
A 22-year-old man was found shot to death in the South Los Angeles area Saturday morning. Ernesto Hernandez, last seen Friday about 11:30 p.m., was discovered by L.A. County sheriff's deputies about 6:35 a.m. in the 13100 block of Aranbe Avenue in Willowbrook.
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May 30, 1989
A construction company has offered a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man who fatally shot one of its employees in Carson two weeks ago. Barney Pitkin Jr., 55, and a fellow employee left Pitkin's home May 12 to go to work at a Brown & Root U.S.A. construction site at an Arco oil refinery, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Dan Cox said. Shortly after leaving in a company van, a man hiding in the vehicle shot Pitkin, killing him, Cox said.
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October 27, 1996 | SCOTT STEEPLETON
Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who robbed a savings and loan Saturday morning in Thousand Oaks. At 10:50 a.m., a man entered the Hawthorne Savings & Loan branch in the 900 block of South Westlake Boulevard and handed a teller a note demanding money. The suspect implied that he had a gun, but no weapon was seen, said Ventura County Sheriff's Department Sgt. Ray Nagel. The teller gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash, and the suspect fled out the front door.
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October 19, 2009 | Corina Knoll
A traffic collision caused by three men in a stolen vehicle Saturday left a 6-year-old girl and 9-year-old boy in critical condition, authorities said. After failing to stop at a drunk-driving checkpoint at Artesia Boulevard and Obispo Avenue in Long Beach, three men in a sport utility vehicle drove east on Artesia about 12:25 a.m. and caused a three-car accident near Lakewood Boulevard, according to Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies. The men fled on foot, but were later arrested.
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December 25, 1990
Two sheriff's deputies who face criminal charges in the beating of a Maywood jail inmate have been fired from the Orange County Sheriff's Department, a sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday. Lt. Richard J. Olson said deputies John Rice, 25, and Ivan Budiselich, 26, were fired Oct. 15 after an investigation by the department's internal affairs division, which looks into allegations of officer misconduct.
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January 18, 1990
Woman Killed, 2 Shot in Robbery at Lennox Motel An Inglewood woman was killed and two others were injured Monday night when a gunman opened fired with a shotgun during a robbery in a Lennox motel room, authorities said. Sheriff's deputies said three men broke into room No. 9 in the Zephyr Motel, 11143 S. Prairie Ave., at about 9:45 p.m. and demanded money from the man and woman inside. After money was handed over, the woman was shot in the face. Investigators said the woman, whose name was not released, had numerous arrests for prostitution.
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September 18, 1998
A Gardena grocer has filed a $100-million lawsuit accusing sheriff's deputies of physically and verbally abusing him while trying to arrest him. The federal lawsuit targets Los Angeles County Sheriff Sherman Block. Rafael Navarro, the owner of El Indio Market, alleged in his lawsuit that deputies from the Lennox sheriff's station tortured him by slamming his head through a wall and yelling racial slurs at him in front of his family, said his attorney, Stephen Yagman. The Sept.
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October 27, 1992 | AARON CURTISS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Ain't no feathers flying in this tale. But they might have--were it not for the quick work of Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies Brian Oblander and Cory Cline. Seems Oblander and Cline were cruising around the Santa Clarita Valley just after midnight Sunday when they happened upon a gaggle of stray geese wandering along Remsen Street at Sierra Highway. As made clear by Sgt.
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