Police Report

A former Fullerton, California, police sergeant charged with lying in a police report about an investigation into a DUI accident involving former Fullerton City Manager Joe Felz in 2016 was sentenced to pre-trial diversion in Orange County Superior Court. Prosecutors objected to the offer, saying law enforcement officers should be held accountable when they “abuse” their power and “engage in cover-ups.”

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Covid at Meat Plants

A federal class action claims Central Valley Meat Co. hid an April outbreak at its meat-processing plant in Hanford, Calif., “while actively pressuring sick employees to report to work, infecting others,” so that by early May its “single facility internally reported at least 161 cases of the county’s reported 158 cases … more than100% of the total reported cases in the entire county.”

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