Roberto Peralez

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2007

    Jury Declined to Hold Deputy Liable for Killing, Eating at McDonald's Minutes Later

    Earlier this month, Deputy Joseph William Balicki walked out of the Ronald Reagan federal courthouse in Santa Ana a happy man--off the hook for a killing. The veteran deputy, who has a history of questionable conduct involving Latinos, gunned down Roberto Peralez during a 2003 traffic stop in Stanto ... More >>

  • News

    November 29, 2007

    Crossing the Thin Blue Line

    Police expert slams OC Sheriff’s Department for ‘cowboy’ attitude and ‘fatal errors’ that led to a street execution

  • News

    November 15, 2007

    Draw Your Own Conclusions

    Why would a deputy who admitted to cruelly doctoring a crime-scene photo get a sweet promotion only months afterward?

  • Features

    November 1, 2007

    Magnum Enforcer

    In an ongoing federal civil trial, it’s clear that one of Carona’s more violent deputies enjoys gunplay