California cop charged with beating homeless while on duty

SANTA ANA, Calif. – A Garden Grove police officer has been charged with threatening and battering homeless people while on duty, including hitting a man in the back of his head and pulling his hair while the man’s hands were handcuffed behind him. Garden Grove Police Officer Kevin Dinh has been charged with two misdemeanor counts of unlawful beating by a police officer, two misdemeanor counts of simple battery, and four misdemeanor counts of attempted criminal threats. He faces a maximum sentence of four years in the Orange County Jail if convicted on all counts. Dinh, a 12-year-veteran of the