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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…

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