Captain’s Message – Winter 2020

Since my last writing, we continue to see changes throughout the nation as social and political movements take hold. Looking back on 2020, there have been many bright moments for us to reflect upon. The Los Angeles Lakers were crowned NBA champions, and our beloved Dodgers won an exciting World Series, their first since 1988.

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LAPD — “Diverse, Inclusive, Evolved”

Councilmember Joe Buscaino (15th District), who transitioned from full-time to reserve police officer after his election to the City Council in 2012, spoke at a “Defend the LAPD” community rally near Elysian Park on October 17. Here are his abridged comments regarding LAPD reform. (Editor’s note: There may have since been updates to issues discussed.) […]

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