Tag: Nepotism

Deputy Accused of Assault, Failure to Respond to Shooting Still Employed A Year Later

You may recall the curious case of Deputy Jeremy Fennell, who KTLA reported nearly a year ago was under investigation for abusing his girlfriend, failing to respond to a shooting call, and recording numerous unprofessional videos while in uniform.  Fennell, of course, is the son of sheriff Commander Joseph Fennell–who has his own tawdry past with women–seems to have been partially cleared by Sheriff Jim McDonnell, reports Maya Lau at the Los Angeles Times.