100 Years of Service

Reserve Police Officer Paul Martinez retired this month after 32 years of service. His father, Paul V. Martinez, served as a reserve officer from 1951 to 1993. During Reserve Appreciation Month, his father’s uniform — the old-style uniform with the diamond-shaped badge, reserve patch and white cover — was on display in the lobby at […]

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Reserve Appreciation Month: Video, PAB Lobby Display and Media Day

April was once again Reserve Appreciation Month at the LAPD. But this year was different in that the Department ramped up a few of the activities. Detective III Damien Levesque, in the Chief’s Office, spearheaded these efforts. A seven-minute video was produced by the Office of the Chief of Police highlighting reserve officers, starting with […]

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