A former Kern County detentions deputy was sentenced Thursday for assaulting female inmates. Anthony Lavis, 56, was arrested early last year for the alleged sexual assaults in the Lerdo Pre-Trial facility.
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A 46-year-old former inmate at Lerdo jail claims she was sexually molested by a detentions deputy. She files suit and also claims the Kern County Sheriff's department is just as guilty for allowing the abuse to happen.
A Kern County detentions deputy has been charged with seven crimes, including sexual penetration by force. Anthony Michael Lavis is accused of of sexually assaulting female inmates in the Lerdo Pre-Trial facility.
Lerdo jail is embroiled in a new sex scandal. Anthony Michael Lavis, a detentions deputy, is accused of sexually assaulting female inmates in the Lerdo Pre-Trial facility. He was charged with seven criminal counts Thursday.
The Vatican will review security procedures after a woman jumped a barrier and rushed at Pope Benedict XVI for the second time in two years, this time managing to knock him down before being pulled away by guards, the Vatican spokesman said Friday.
Police are looking for a 41-year-old man after his mother was found stabbed to death in her Santa Rosa condominium over the weekend. Police say Christopher Anthony Lavis is wanted on suspicion of murder after his mother, 63-year-old Constance Elizabeth LaSalle.
Even as same-sex couples across California begin making plans to tie the knot, opponents are redoubling their efforts to make sure wedding bells never ring for gay couples in the nation's most populous state.