Anthony Brown, 58, of Lakewood, was charged in September last year with three counts of distribution of child pornography and one count of possession of child pornography, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Long Beach Police Cpl. Mike Colbert said he experienced wide-ranging harassment, racial slurs and jokes from his fellow officers as the department’s only Black helicopter pilot.
The department said in a statement they are also reviewing previous use of force incidents and arrest reports made by Officer Maxwell Schroeder, who was also named this week in an extensive investigation by the Los Angeles Times
According to the motion, the Long Beach Police Department must enforce its vaccination mandate by July 2022 or lose its contracts with Metro.
The 14-question survey asks questions that gauge important interpersonal skills and moral values, ideal experience and qualifications, as well as career priorities they’d like to see in the new chief.
“After many weeks of reflection and thoughtful consideration, I have made plans to retire at the end of this year,” Luna said in an email to city officials obtained by the Post.
Over the past four months, LBFD paramedics have used the drug midazolam on more than three dozen people as part of a new pilot program meant to bolster coordination between the police and fire department, city officials recently announced.
The budget adopted by the council last September called for about $10 million in cuts to the LBPD with a proposal to convert six sworn pilot positions to two civilian positions.
Facial recognition technology has become a hot-button issue in Long Beach. Some city commissioners are arguing the LBPD should stop using it.
Police said the suspect struck the front security door with a knife which resulted in the male victim shooting a firearm toward the suspect. No one was struck by the gunfire.