Interviewees

Julie Ruhlin

L.A. County Attorney, Office of Independent Review

Julie Ruhlin is a Deputy Chief Attorney for the Los Angeles County Office of Independent Review. Her office released an independent report in 2011, detailing the handling of the Ruben Salazar case by the Los Angeles County Sherriff’s Department. Prior to working with the Office of Independent Review, Ruhlin worked with the Police Assessment Resource Center in Los Angeles, where she focused on more ethical training methods and improving the fiscal situation at L.A. County jails. Ruhlin had also run a private law practice that engaged in civil rights litigation and criminal defense.