San Bernardino Subject Of Criminal Probe For Months

Law360, Los Angeles (July 13, 2012, 3:48 PM EDT) -- The city of San Bernardino, Calif., has been under a criminal probe by local law enforcement agencies and the district attorney for months over possible criminal activity within departments of the municipality, which voted to file for bankruptcy this week, according to reports Thursday.

The criminal probe began several months ago at the request of city officials, the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department told the Los Angeles Times on Thursday. The announcement comes after the San Bernardino City Council voted 4-2, with one abstention, on Tuesday...
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