Star & Shield is the official publication of the Los Angeles County Professional Peace Officers Association (PPOA).
This year, the Los Angeles County Professional Peace Officers Association (PPOA) celebrates 70 years of providing service to its membership. During these 70 years, PPOA has strenuously fought for members’ rights and benefits and successfully achieved… Read More
The fallout from COVID-19 has once again dominated 2021, and as unbelievable as it may be to fathom, it appears that the impact of this pandemic will continue into 2022. Even as many began to feel some hope coupled with cautious optimism that this past summer would finally see the pandemic in their proverbial rearview mirror… Read More
In the midst of addressing the fallout from the County’s ill-conceived plan regarding the vaccination mandate, there is still the effort being made to conduct “regular” business and stay focused on obtaining gains for the position, expanding the role and increasing items allowing for more movement. Read More
Greetings, Security Officers (SSOs) and Security Assistants (SSAs). As our ever-changing world turns, much is happening within the Department at a rapid pace. Here are a few recent updates… Read More