Recently, jail staff became concerned about frequent interaction between a female deputy and a 19 years old male inmate. Investigators received information that solidified the concern and served a search warrant at Deputy Katina Carter’s residence. At the conclusion of the search warrant, Carter was taken into custody and booked for PC289.6(a)(2) – An employee or officer of a public entity detention facility, or an employee…who engages in sexual activity with a consenting adult who is confined in a detention facility.
Katina Carter, 38 was released from custody on a bail bond on Friday, October 5, 2012. She is currently on paid administrative leave.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Sheriff’s Specialized Investigations Division at (909)387-3589.