The Long Beach Police Department could soon have easier access to a large network of security cameras now that it’s partnered with the doorbell camera company Ring.
The contract with Counseling Team International signals a cultural shift in urging officers to seek help for depression and other mental health issues.
Long Beach police are set to get raises but also contribute more of their salaries to pension costs under a new contract the City Council will consider next week.
Until yesterday, the LBPD said only that it had been reviewing the circumstances of the K-9 Ozzy’s death. The IA investigation marks an escalation in that probe.
Police said Johnny Akins was shot at an illegal gambling establishment in the 1500 block of West Pacific Coast Highway.
This drill included a simulation with gallons of fake blood.
The position has been vacant for more than 25 years.
Long Beach Police Department Academy Class #92 recruits, during their graduation ceremony
The man’s lawsuit alleges he was trying to help officers in Downtown Long Beach when one of them slammed him to the ground.
For the rest of April, the LBPD is deploying extra traffic officers using grant-funded resources. Violators will be stopped and cited with fines set at $162 for first-time offenders.