Los Angeles Police Protective League (retired)
Retired LAPD detective; former president of the Los Angeles Police Protective League
This year, LAPD officers have shot 22 people — up from an average of 15 or 16 in the first half of recent years.
Jul. 16, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
Police in Ferguson, Missouri, were reluctant to release the name of the officer who killed Michael Brown, but they did, despite concern for his safety.
Aug. 21, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
Mayor Garcetti says LA can’t afford to give cops a raise, and he wants to address them directly.
Jul. 22, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
It’s time to talk about immunity again.
May. 27from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
O n this Memorial Day, Press Play re-airs some favorite music segments. Bruce Springsteen has a devoted following in the queer community.
May. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Many people have been telecommuting for more than two months now. “I really need a lot of quiet. I'm either on the phone interviewing people or am quietly writing.
May. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
May. 15from Left, Right & Center
Demonstrators assembled in downtown Los Angeles Wednesday as part of national protests calling attention to the death of George Floyd, a Minneapolis black man killed by police officers…
May. 28from News Stories
Pharmaceutical companies are now racing to be the first to produce a vaccine. This raises issues of accessibility to future COVID-19 treatments.
May. 15from KCRW Features
On this episode of Press Play: How COVID-19 affects kids, and a mysterious illness similar to Kawasaki Disease; the author of a viral post about how the coronavirus spreads, and what…
May. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On Wednesday, the city and county of LA were supposed to present a plan to shelter some 7000 homeless people living near overpasses and freeways.
May. 21from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Physicians use micromorts to measure the likelihood of death from an activity. A micromort equates to a one in 1 million chance of dying.
May. 28from KCRW Features