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A ‘false crisis’: Chief Armstrong lashes back against forced leave, blames federal monitor

Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong, who was placed on leave by Mayor Sheng Thao last week, said Monday he deserves to be reinstated immediately and blamed a federal monitor overseeing police for his current predicament. Armstrong released a statement saying he was placed on leave because of “self-interest” by the federal monitor Robert Warshaw. The […]