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"Months after the horrific bashed shooting at the border line bar grim. Revelations officials confirm that eventers county sheriff's sergeant who engage. The gunman was killed by gunfire from HP officer who was with him Ventura County sheriff Billy you said on the seconds following, sir. Should Ron he listened the CHP off surrendering the bar. He looks was hit with five shots which came for the weapon of gunman and David long, but the shot that killed he came from a different source. Charging helix was also struck by a six which we now know through forensic analysis by the FBI crime laboratory was fired from the CHP officers rifle the CHP officer who fired that shot is a nine year veteran now on administrative leave sheriff, a you may two things very clear that Ian long. The gunman was ultimately responsible for all the trauma that happened. And something else news. I've shared with you today in no way diminishes the heroic actions. Both men exhibited at the borderline the investigation into the tactical aspects of the shooting will be continuing for some time to come in thousand. Oaks, Pete Demetrio KNX ten seventy NewsRadio LA county sheriff Alex via Nueva has told five hundred top staffers to hand in their resumes and significantly temporarily removed their rank insignias from their callers, he says almost jobs are being reevaluated. But the president of their union says that's dangerous if we had a riot there because no leadership confusion about who's in charge union opposed via the waiver who was just elected the operations of an LA county sheriff's highway enforcement team that stop thousands of innocent Latino drivers on a stretch of the five freeway has been suspended gonna evaluated. Further department. Spokeswoman Nicole Nishida says the domestic highway enforcement team is suspended until further notice but its members remained on duty and LA times investigation found the team and its searched for drugs and other contraband appeared to target Latino drivers for stops. And searches the county's inspector general recently told the department's civilian overseers the team violated drivers constitutional rights. The team was suspended the following day. We're currently complying with the office of inspector general's audit on the team did she says the department is doing its own internal audit, which includes reviewing procedures and protocols cloudy pets, cuta KNX, ten seventy NewsRadio highway enforcement, by the way, confiscated thirty five hundred pounds of drugs and rescued six victims of human trafficking, deputies on the team denied racial, profiling insisting they base their stops on how a person was driving and other impartial factors. Former Fullerton police chief David Hendricks at an officer have been charged with attacking paramedics at a concert while they were off duty. Prosecutors say the Ben where to lady out of Belem concert at Irvine's five point amphitheater in August. They got into confrontation with two medical technicians who are treating Hendrix wife, prosecutors allege Hendrick shoved the paramedics and the officer put one in a headlock they were kicked out placed on administrative leave Hendricks resigned last month. Under a new agreement. LA county is expanding and strengthening its jail released policies for inmates with mental illness. The new procedures will have community based providers helping to design and implement the release plans with inmates given two weeks worth of medication upon release. That will give them the time to connect with their community provider, and there's a continuity of care from the jail to the community. That's Dr Timothy bell director of mental health for the jail. At Lisa hearts is an attorney with the nonprofit public council which worked to improve the release plans as part of a legal settlement between the US department of Justice and the county were being released without any connection to services often in the middle of the night with no housing they up back on skid row within a few weeks. They'd be rearrested again for similar reasons related to homelessness and mental illness. She says this is an important step toward breaking that cycle. Margaret caro- KNX ten seventy NewsRadio alert on the tenant pomono have that coming up for four minutes. We check traffic nine fifteen. So armee of southern California helps make the holidays happen put thousands of."