Undersheriff Paul Tanaka, the
number two man under L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca is stepping down. His
resignation came just hours after he won a third term as the Mayor of Gardena.
He says he's tired of working two
jobs and looks forward to spending more time with his family, particularly his
three and a half year old son.
Steve Whitmore, the sheriff department's
media advisor, tried to dispel the perception that the 31 year veteran is
quitting as the feds investigate deputy on inmate violence at Men's Central
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