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Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva speaks during a ceremony in Monterey Park, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

L.A. County sheriff will not enforce vaccine mandate in his dept.

Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said he will not require his officers to get the coronavirus vaccine. During his weekly public Q&A, he stressed the vaccine against COVID-19 has become immensely politicized, where employees would be more than willing to get fired than be forced to get the shot.