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Why do some L.A. sheriff's deputies have matching skull tattoos? It’s a question Compton residents have been asking for years

By Maya Lau For some in the room, the problem was all too familiar. At a church in Compton last week, community members spoke out about allegations of deputy gangs in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department — the topic of similar gatherings several years back. The meeting was in response to news last month……

Holy fire containment rises to 10% as firefighters battle heat and steep terrain near Lake Elsinore

By Ruben Vives, Laura J. Nelson Firefighters gained a toehold Friday evening against the Holy fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest near Lake Elsinore, doubling the fire’s containment to 10%, officials said. The blaze has been burning along inaccessible ridges and mountains in Orange and Riverside counties since Monday,… [READ MORE HERE] Source: LA…

Holy fire containment rises to 10% as firefighters battle heat and steep terrain near Lake Elsinore

By Ruben Vives, Laura J. Nelson Firefighters gained a toehold Friday evening against the Holy fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest near Lake Elsinore, doubling the fire’s containment to 10%, officials said. The blaze has been burning along inaccessible ridges and mountains in Orange and Riverside counties since Monday,… [READ MORE HERE] Source: LA…