Erica Hill

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2008

    Mike Carona Corruption Trial Quote of the Day!

    "Your honor, he should stop right there." --Brian A. Sun, a Jones Day defense lawyer for indicted ex-Sheriff Mike Carona, barked in today's federal court trial after Assistant United States Attorney Brett Sagel called Sun's boneheaded bluff about an alleged sexual relationship between ex-Assistant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2008
  • Blogs

    May 22, 2006

    Carona: Finally Looking Relaxed

    Check out this excerpt from Mike Carona's campaign to get re-elected as OC Sheriff. First - the shot on the left. There's no way on earth or anywhere else that facial expression could ever be construed as a smile. So what's it supposed to be? A knowing grimace? A satisfied exhalation at two terms ... More >>

  • News

    January 5, 2006

    Girls Trouble

    Happy New Year: now youll pay for the sheriffs alleged sex romps

  • News

    October 13, 2005

    Sex, Bribes and Jailhouse Scams

    Sheriff Carona working overtime to stop reports he's a serial adulterer

  • Columns

    October 13, 2005
  • Columns

    September 15, 2005
  • News

    July 21, 2005

    One Good Bribery Charge Deserves Another

    After grand jury indicts Jaramillo, ex-top cop accuses DA of similar crime

  • News

    July 14, 2005

    Jaramillo Confident as Bribery Charges Loom

    Ex-assistant sheriff says DA out to "destroy" him

  • Features

    May 26, 2005

    Internal Affairs

    Ex-Orange County assistant sheriff George Jaramillo pleaded no contest Monday to two felonies and agreed to a year in jail. Here is a story from our archives about how Sheriff Mike Carona and his top deputy planned a dynasty

  • News

    April 28, 2005


    Now that the OC Republican Party has your attention, heres our story about sex inside the Sheriffs Department

  • News

    April 21, 2005

    Carona Cover-Up?

    Sealed records show sheriff's complicity in scandal

  • News

    April 14, 2005

    Who Shot the Sheriff?

    Star witness against ex-Assistant Sheriff Jaramillo is tanking, evidence reveals mischief by Sheriff Carona

  • News

    September 30, 2004

    Conflicting Conflicts

    With Jaramillo case, Rackauckas able to shift conflict of interest allegations away from himself for a change