LOS ANGELES — The mayor and former city manager of Bell were led away in handcuffs Tuesday, charged with six other officials with taking more than $5.5 million from the working-class suburb in a scandal that triggered nationwide outrage and calls for more transparency in government. Former City Manager Robert Rizzo, Mayor Oscar Hernandez and the other current and former city officials were rounded up during morning raids on their homes that prompted many of their neighbors to burst into cheers. They were charged with dozens of counts of illegally paying themselves huge salaries in what District Attorney Steve Cooley called a case of "corruption on steroids." 8 arrested in Calif. city salary scandal - U.S. news - Crime & courts - msnbc.com Tar and feathering and working a chain gang is almost too nice for these a$$holes imho ...and this is a start. Now, for the City Of San Diego Corruptico Politico...another good move to be me thinks!