Officer sentenced for 'assaulting suspect'


Michael Singleton, 43, is ordered to serve 18 months in county jail and three years probation.

By Matt Lait
Los Angeles Times

MAYWOOD, Calif. — A former Maywood police officer was sentenced today to 18 months in county jail for assaulting a handcuffed suspect and filing a false police report about the incident afterward.

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