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Since when did Tony Rackauckas decide to get raid-y all of a sudden? He let political corruption fester for most of his tenure (read: Mike Carona) until last week, when he decided to go Eliot Ness on two cases representing different ends of the political spectrum. The first case is the one with big ... More >>
In 2003, then-Santa Ana police officer and current Anaheim city council candidate Steve Lodge--he of the multiple police-brutality lawsuits filed against him--received a glowing profile in the Los Angeles Times by then-Orange County bureau reporter and current Pulitzer Prize winner Jeff Gottlieb. It ... More >>
Why wont DA Tony Rackauckas do his job?
The soggy/succulent Italian beef and Chicago hot dogs of Portillo's arrive in Buena Park
What do you get when you combine paranoia, ego and almost limitless power?
Answer: DA Tony Rackauckas
Dave Herrick's strange odyssey through the U.S. war on drugs