"After an investigation that lasted more than three years, the civil rights division of the Justice Department said in a 22-page report that the sheriff’s office has “a pervasive culture of discriminatory bias against Latinos” that “reaches the highest levels of the agency.”…The report also suggested that Mr. Arpaio’s well-publicized raids aimed at arresting illegal immigrants were sometimes prompted by complaints that described no criminal activity but referred to people with “dark skin” or Spanish speakers congregating in an area."
God this guy needs to get his. What a slimy bastard. Profiling, intimidation, mistreatment and degradation. The report doesn’t make mention of his tent city jails, with no services and regular abuse. For all that, read this
(Source: The New York Times)