Police Commissioner President Steve Soboroff, Commissioner Kathleen Kim, and Commissioner Sandra Figueroa-Villa were present at today’s weekly meeting. No Commissioner Comments were provided.
Police Chief Charlie Beck indicated it was too early to comment on crime statistics but overall it was looking good.
The Department’s Report, dated January 10, 2014, relative to the donation of 8,000 trauma kits, valued at $352,652.00, from the Los Angeles Police Foundation, to be issued to sworn field officers and new recruits for medical emergencies, for the benefit of the Personnel and Training Bureau, as set forth (BPC #14-0013), was approved and transmitted to the Mayor and City Council for acceptance.
Captain II Brian Pratt and Community Police Advisory Board (C-PAB) representative provided a verbal presentation and update regarding community initiated problem solving, crime strategies, and other programs and goals within the Rampart Area.
The Department’s Report, dated January 16, 2014, relative to the Department Manual Sections 1/115, Management Principles and 1/240.10, Use of Force- Revised, as set forth (BPC #14-0015), was approved.