Rep. Richmond calls for investigation into abusive practices of the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office

“We can no longer allow the abusive culture that has permeated IPSO to go unchecked,” said Congressman Cedric Richmond. “The accounts of discrimination, abuse, and even deaths occurring as a result of the actions of deputies clearly illustrate a pattern and practice that systematically violates the basic rights of citizens. It is imperative that the Department of Justice step in and correct this conduct before there is any more loss of life.” […]