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District attorney investigator put on leave amid sex scandal

A sex scandal involving a teenage prostitute that has enveloped the Oakland Police Department and spread to four other area police agencies now has reached the district attorney's office, where an investigator was placed on leave.

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley made the move Wednesday, the same day Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf removed the interim police chief she appointed last week to get a handle on the "disgusting allegations" that officers had sex with the 18-year-old woman.

O'Malley did not identify the investigator or specify why the person was placed on administrative leave.

The teenager has alleged in media interviews that two dozen...

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