When a deputy shoots somebody, which way is better financially? To cripple them or kill them? Absolutely [to kill them].

April 16, 2018 AT 3:00 AM

Sheriff Donny Youngblood of Kern County, Calif., caught on a recently released 2006 tape talking to a union of jail employees. In 2015, <i>The Guardian</i> found that the county had the nation's highest per capita rate of killings by police officers. He is up for reelection this year.