College Security Guard's Instagram Filled With Photos Of Hitler
A 31-year-old man who patrols two Orange County college campuses has been posting pro-Nazi and anti-black sentiments on the Internet.
Carlos Vasquez works as a parking officer at the University of California, Irvine, and is also a public safety officer at Golden West College in Huntington Beach, according to a CBS2 investigation.
Vasquez, who uses the handle "cloz_vaz" on Instragram, posted pictures of swastikas and Adolf Hitler, along with photos of African Americans with racist comments, CBS discovered.
One photo, which depicted a black mother with two children in her arms, had the caption, "Mammy, when is daddy coming home from prison? I miss seeing him beat you and I miss how he made us hungry.” A photo of a young black boy had the caption, “Waking up in juvenile jail. It’s in their blood.”
In other pictures, it appears Vasquez superimposed images of his own children in Hitler's arms. The caption reads: "Proud father moment when my daughter met the great fuhrer."When CBS confronted Vasquez about the photos, he declined to comment. His Instagram account was deleted shortly after.
Apparently, the offensive photos are not a violation of UCI rules because they were posted on Vasquez's personal account. University authorities said nothing could be done. But Jon Arnold, a public safety officer at Golden West College, took immediate action after seeing the photos.
“This officer is going to be put on administrative leave immediately,” he told CBS.
Watch David Goldstein's investigation, which includes the photos, below: