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Case Name L.A. County Sheriff's Department (Kolts Report and Implementation) PN-CA-0001
Docket / Court No Court Case ( No Court )
State/Territory California
Case Type(s) Policing
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Content of Injunction
Monitor/Master
Defendant-type
Law-enforcement
Discrimination-basis
Race discrimination
General
Assault/abuse by staff
Communication skills
Conditions of confinement
Confidentiality
Confinement/isolation
Disparate Impact
Disparate Treatment
Excessive force
Failure to discipline
Failure to supervise
Failure to train
False arrest
Grievance Procedures
Improper treatment of mentally ill suspects
Improper use of canines
Inadequate citizen complaint investigations and procedures
Incident/accident reporting & investigations
Language/ethnic/minority needs
Over/Unlawful Detention
Pattern or Practice
Pepper/OC spray
Racial profiling
Record-keeping
Records Disclosure
Search policies
Staff (number, training, qualifications, wages)
Plaintiff Type
City/County Plaintiff
Causes of Action None on record
Defendant(s) Los Angeles Country Sherrif's Department
Plaintiff Description Independent investigative body (James G. Kolts and Merrick Bobb), appointed to conduct investigation of the L.A. County Sheriff's Department
Indexed Lawyer Organizations None on record
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Prevailing Party Unknown
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Private Settlement Agreement
Order Duration 1993 - 2014
Case Closing Year 2014
Case Ongoing No
Case Listing PN-CA-0003 : Thomas v. County of Los Angeles (C.D. Cal.)
JC-CA-0021 : Musso v. County of Los Angeles (State Court)
JC-CA-0052 : Beaudoin v. County of Los Angeles (State Court)
JC-CA-0002 : CRIPA Investigation, Los Angeles County (CA) (No Court)
Additional Resources
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Links New York City to Pay Up to $75 Million Over Dismissed Summonses
New York Times
Written: Jan. 23, 2017
By: Benjamin Weiser (New York Times)
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  Panopticism for Police: Structural Reform Bargaining and Police Regulation by Data-Driven Surveillance
By: Mary D. Fan (University of Washington)
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Docket(s)
No docket sheet currently in the collection
General Documents
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 1st Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/01/1993
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 2nd Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0002.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/01/1994
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 3rd Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/01/1994
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 4th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/01/1995
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 5th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0005.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/01/1996
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 6th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0006.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/01/1996
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 7th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0007.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/01/1997
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 8th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0008.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/01/1997
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 9th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0009.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/01/1998
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 10th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0010.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/01/1999
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 11th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0011.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/01/1999
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 12th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0012.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/01/2000
Special Report: The Death of Kevin Evans
PN-CA-0001-0022.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/30/2000
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 13th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0013.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/01/2000
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 14th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0014.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/01/2001
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 15th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0015.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/01/2002
LA County Sheriff's Department - Report by Special Counsel James G. Kolts and Staff
PN-CA-0001-0023.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/01/2002
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 16th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0016.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/01/2003
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 17th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0017.pdf | Detail
Date: 11/01/2003
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 18th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0018.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/01/2004
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 19th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0019.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/01/2005
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 20th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0020.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/01/2005
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 21st Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0021.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/01/2006
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 22nd Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0024.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/01/2006
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 23rd Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0025.pdf | Detail
Date: 04/01/2007
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: 24th Semiannual Report by Special Counsel Merrick J. Bobb & Staff
PN-CA-0001-0026.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/01/2007
25th Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0027.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/01/2008
26th Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0028.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/01/2009
27th Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0029.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/01/2009
28th Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0030.pdf | Detail
Date: 10/01/2009
29th Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0031.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/01/2010
30th Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0032.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/01/2011
31st Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0033.pdf | Detail
Date: 05/01/2012
32nd Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0034.pdf | Detail
Date: 05/01/2013
33rd Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0035.pdf | Detail
Date: 09/01/2013
34th Semiannual Report
PN-CA-0001-0036.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/01/2014
Judges None on record
Monitors/Masters Bobb, Merrick J. (California)
PN-CA-0001-0001 | PN-CA-0001-0002 | PN-CA-0001-0003 | PN-CA-0001-0004 | PN-CA-0001-0005 | PN-CA-0001-0006 | PN-CA-0001-0007 | PN-CA-0001-0008 | PN-CA-0001-0009 | PN-CA-0001-0010 | PN-CA-0001-0011 | PN-CA-0001-0012 | PN-CA-0001-0013 | PN-CA-0001-0014 | PN-CA-0001-0015 | PN-CA-0001-0016 | PN-CA-0001-0017 | PN-CA-0001-0018 | PN-CA-0001-0019 | PN-CA-0001-0020 | PN-CA-0001-0021 | PN-CA-0001-0022 | PN-CA-0001-0024 | PN-CA-0001-0025 | PN-CA-0001-0026 | PN-CA-0001-0027 | PN-CA-0001-0028 | PN-CA-0001-0029 | PN-CA-0001-0030 | PN-CA-0001-0031 | PN-CA-0001-0032 | PN-CA-0001-0033 | PN-CA-0001-0034 | PN-CA-0001-0035 | PN-CA-0001-0036
Kolts, James G. (California)
PN-CA-0001-0023
Plaintiff's Lawyers None on record
Defendant's Lawyers None on record
Other Lawyers None on record

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