September 13, 2018 — The L.A. County Professional Peace Officers Association (PPOA)… Read More
Click here to watch candidate interview (part 1) with Sheriff Jim McDonnell Topics include: accomplishments, recruitment task force, CA/SSO promotions, department executives, Brady list, CCW Click here to watch candidate interview (part 2) with Sheriff Jim McDonnell Topics include: experience, discipline, body cameras, civilian oversight, budget, recruitment, morale, AB 931 Click here to watch candidate interview (part […] Read More
When you shop, Amazon gives. In fact, Amazon will donate .5% of the proceeds of your purchases to the Star & Shield Foundation. These funds from Amazon Smile help the foundation support families of fallen officers and those truly in need. This is a simple way to contribute to a worthy cause every time you […] Read More
Every book on management I have read states that employees are the most important resource for any successful business. Employees need to be treated well, compensated fairly, trained sufficiently and rewarded for hard work. If there are any Sheriff’s Department executives who believe the Department is doing any of these things, please contact me. Read More
Attention PPOA Members: For the past several weeks, PPOA and our legal team… Read More
Assembly Bill 931 sought to strike decades-old settled law regarding the use of force… Read More
L.A. County PPOA shared a link.
Two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were injured in a shooting in East Los Angeles Wednesday.
The Santa Monica College Malibu campus will house a new #LASD substation, including a multi-purpose room that will double as an Emergency Operations Center.
The much-anticipated Santa Monica College Malibu campus and LA County Sheriff’s substation will begin construction this Friday, Sept. 21. To commemorate the event, SMC and LA County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl’s
Stop by MCJ today to show your support for the Dean family.
Three protesters were detained and the deputies were taken to a hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries that were reported to be minor.
Sheriff's officials say two deputies who responded to a disturbance at a beauty supply shop where protesters had gathered in the area of Central Avenue and Alondra Boulevard in Compton ended up getting into a fight with people at the scene.
L.A. County PPOA shared Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's photo.
This photo from last night's Los Angeles Dodgers game is guaranteed to make you smile. You can help support Deputy Rifkin in his recovery by visiting West Hollywood Sheriff's Station today for lunch. See flyer in comments.
Please join our friends from West Hollywood Sheriff's Station tomorrow for a fundraiser supporting Deputy Rifkin’s recovery.
PPOA would like to extend sincere condolences to our colleagues with the Sacramento County Deputy Sheriffs' Association and the family of fallen Deputy Mark Stasyuk. The 27-year old deputy was killed in a shootout yesterday after responding to a dispute at an auto parts store. His partner, Deputy Julie Robertson, 28, was also shot and is recovering. Monday's shooting was the second fatal incident for the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department in little more than a year. Deputy Robert French was killed and two California Highway Patrol officers were wounded during an investigation into a car-theft ring last August.
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. (AP) — A Sacramento County sheriff's deputy was killed and another wounded in a shootout that started with an argument at a Pep Boys store, authorities said. The suspected gunman and a bystander were wounded in Monday's shootout...
Join us tomorrow at Cerritos Sheriff's Station for the 2nd Annual LASD Motorsports Car Show. PPOA is proud to support Scott Graham and his organization -- in fact, we'll be grilling lunch on the PPOA BBQ trailer all day at the event. See you there!
PPOA Endorses Sheriff Jim McDonnell
PPOA endorses Jim McDonnell for LA County Sheriff. 21-member committee analyzed public polling, membership polling,… https://t.co/aWQbVI413H
Happy Labor Day to 9,000+ members of this association. We’re grateful for 67 years of their hard work and determina… https://t.co/OrSTJOrIet
From a small gathering in our parking lot 18 yrs ago to a BBQ for hundreds of members under the big top... join us… https://t.co/LLu0CaR1Vg
EOW: Sep 14, 2018
Corrections Officer Armando Gallegos succumbed to injuries sustained at approximately 3:30 pm on April 21st, 2018 when he was attacked by multiple inmates at the Kern Valley State Prison.He and... Read More
EOW: Sep 12, 2018
Police Officer Oscar Reyes suffered a fatal heart attack after participating in the Orange County Traffic Officers Association Motor Rodeo at Huntington State Beach.He had participated in several difficult... Read More
EOW: Aug 10, 2018
Officer Kirk Griess was struck and killed by a vehicle while conducting a traffic stop on I-80, near Manuel Campos Parkway, in Solano.Another vehicle entered the area and struck both... Read More
EOW: Mar 09, 2018
Police Officer Gregg Casillas was shot and killed as he attempted to arrest a man in the 1400 block of South Palomares Street following a vehicle pursuit.The vehicle fled after... Read More
EOW: Feb 06, 2018
Deputy Sheriff Steve Belanger succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained on December 10th, 1994, when he was ambushed while conducting a traffic stop in the 18400 block of La Guardia... Read More
EOW: Oct 31, 2017
K9 Jax was stabbed to death while attempting an apprehension at an apartment complex in the 500 block of East Weddell Avenue.Officers had responded to a domestic violence incident in... Read More
EOW: Aug 30, 2017
Deputy Sheriff Bob French was shot and killed outside of the Ramada Inn in the 2600 block of Auburn Boulevard while conducting an auto theft investigation at approximately 10:30 am. Read More
EOW: Aug 22, 2017
Deputy Sheriff Rob Rumfelt suffered a fatal heart attack after responding to a fight call involving approximately five people in the 900 block of Boggs Lane, in Lakeport, at approximately 8:00 pm. Read More
EOW: May 13, 2017
Deputy Sheriff Jason Garner and civilian Community Service Officer Raschel Johnson were killed in a vehicle crash while en route to a previous burglary call at approximately 8:20 am. Read More