Federal corrections officer pleads guilty to raping woman at downtown L.A. jail

Federal corrections officer pleads guilty to raping woman at downtown L.A. jail

May 25, 2022 by Los Angeles Times

Key Facts

  • A corrections officer pleaded guilty to raping a woman who was in COVID-19 isolation at the federal Metropolitan Detention Center in downtown L.A. in 2020.
  • (Robyn Beck / AFP/Getty Images) A corrections officer pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to raping a woman at the Metropolitan Detention Center in downtown Los Angeles while she was in COVID-19 isolation.
  • Viera was working as a federal corrections officer on Dec. 20, 2020, when he went to the woman’s cell and raped her, according to prosecutors.
  • The woman was in isolation after testing positive for the coronavirus, and she thought Viera was bringing her breakfast as he had before, according to the plea agreement.

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