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Gus Garcia-Roberts

Gus Garcia-Roberts joined the Los Angeles Times as an investigative reporter in May 2017. Previously a reporter at Newsday in Long Island, N.Y., he was a part of the investigative team whose series on hidden police misconduct was a finalist for the 2014 Pulitzer Prize Gold Medal for Public Service. Also a former staff writer for the alt-weeklies Cleveland Scene and Miami New Times, he is the co-author of “Blood Sport: Alex Rodriguez, Biogenesis and the Quest to End Baseball’s Steroid Era.”
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Garcetti gives L.A. police up to 5% raises with no change to controversial retirement program

Garcetti gives LA police big raises, demands no change to controversial retirement program.

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