California 1999

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California

California 1999

Wide-ranging misconduct by officers in Los Angeles Police Department's Rampart division led to approximately 170 exonerations.

  • State:
  • Number of Defendants: 171
  • Number of Defendants in Individual Registry: 24
  • Crimes:
  • Violent felonies Non-Violent Felonies Drug possession/sale Weapon offenses
  • Earliest conviction:
  • Most Recent Conviction:
  • First Exoneration: 1999
  • Most Recent Exoneration: 2001
  • Total Known Compensation: $125 million