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California City Dismantles Police Department, Fires Officers

June 25, 2010  | 

The Maywood (Calif.) PD will cease operation on July 1, following a decision by the city's council to disband it after failing to contract insurance services.

All the 60 members of the scandal-plagued department will be laid off, and the city will contract for law enforcement services with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Tags: California, Officer Layoffs, Disbanding Agencies


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