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November 4, 2009 3:38 PM

Auditor finds obvious: Parole officers failed to watch Garrido

State parole agents failed completely to properly supervise accused rapist and kidnapper Phillip Garrido for 10 years, a new state audit has found. Even after his alleged victim, Jaycee Lee Dugard, was discovered alive in August, 18 years after he kidnapping, top corrections officials praised parole — despite the fact that agents missed numerous opportunities to discover her presence.

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