Joe Domanick

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

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Associate Director of the Center on Media, Crime and Justice at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice; investigative reporter and author of To Protect and To Serve: The LAPD's Century of War in the City of Dreams, Cruel Justice: Three Strikes and the Politics of Crime in America's Golden State and Blue: The LAPD and the Battle to Redeem American Policingformer senior fellow at the Annenberg Institute for Justice and Journalism

Joe Domanick on KCRW

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In the 1990s, the corruption scandal in the LAPD’s Rampart division was what it finally took to reform the department in a meaningful way.

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In the 1990s, the corruption scandal in the LAPD’s Rampart division was what it finally took to reform the department in a meaningful way.

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The LA Police Commission is a five-member board that’s supposed to oversee the LAPD.

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The LA Police Commission is a five-member board that’s supposed to oversee the LAPD.

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