Carl Edward Washington
Born: January 25, 1965 in Littlefield, Texas
Children: Carl Jr. and Jasmin Nicole
1992-1996: Deputy, Los Angeles County Supervisor Yvonne Brathwaite Burke
2000: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
2006-2012: Director of Intergovernmental Relations, Los Angeles County Probation Department
2008: Early Primary Candidate for SD-25 (Failed to qualify)
2012-Present: Associate Minister, St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church
- LEGISLATION: SB 711 (1999) was titled the Carl Washington School Safety and Violence Prevention Act.
- LEGAL TROUBLES: On September 17, 2012, Washington was arrested by FBI agents and charged with six crimes including three counts of bank fraud and three counts of making a false statement to a federally insured financial institution. In February 2013, Washinton pleaded guilty and "admitted masterminding a four-year scheme in which he obtained credit cards and loans from banks and credit unions, racking up thousands of dollars in charges..." In July 2013, Washington was sentenced to a day in custody and three years of supervised release, as well as being ordered to repay the $193,661 that he stole.
Source: California Blue Book (2000)
Source: "Former Assemblyman Carl Washington sentenced in bank rip-offs" By City News Service, Daily Breeze (7/22/2013)