Follow us:

The Today File

Your guide to the latest news from around the Northwest

Topic: Charles Gaither

You are viewing the most recent posts on this topic.

September 4, 2014 at 12:01 PM

Civilian head of sheriff oversight quits; neck restraints ‘last straw’

  Charles Gaither, the first director of King County’s Office of Law Enforcement Oversight (OLEO), said he will leave the job on Friday after what he describes as three “difficult” years. “It’s a difficult environment when you don’t have the capacity to compel change,” he said. “This was not the best recipe for effective civilian…


Comments | More in Government, The Blotter | Topics: Charles Gaither, King County Sheriff's Office, Office of Law Enforcement Oversight