City Manager Tom Modica said the city will be seeking well-qualified candidates inside and out of the department.
At present, only individuals who qualify and received the Pfizer vaccine at least six months from their second shot are eligible for the booster.
A man and the woman had been walking in the alleyway near that address when “an unknown number of suspects” approached the pair and shot the man in the upper body, according to LBPD spokesperson Richard Mejia.
The school implemented a precautionary lockdown in response to the incident between 2:20-2:35 p.m. School operations resumed by 3 p.m., according to a statement from the school.
A man walking in the Rose Park was stabbed multiples times by an unknown assailant during the day, authorities said.
A man called police at about 3:30 p.m. reporting a woman had pointed a gun at him and then entered his garage in the 1000 block of Grand Avenue in the Zaferia area, police said.
The summit, conceived by interns in the Long Beach City Prosecutor’s Office, snagged high-profile speakers for their event exploring careers in criminal justice.
Monroe was last seen near the 2200 block of W. Williams Sreet, an area near Century Villages at Cabrillo at about 10:50 a.m., likely wearing a blue baseball cap.
A large plume of smoke could be seen from the freeways and nearby neighborhoods.
One person died at the scene, said LBFD Capt. Jack Crabtree. And CHP officers shut down all southbound lanes of the freeway while they investigated.