Commissioner President Steve Soboroff opened the meeting and a quorum was established.
All Consent Agenda items were unanimously approved.
Verbal presentation and discussion by the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy relative to the Law Enforcement Advanced Development Program. No action required.
Verbal presentation and discussion relative to the 2017 Use of Force Year-End Review Report. No action required.
Executive Director’s Report, dated June 14, 2018, relative to Fiscal Year 2018-19 proposed adjustments to fees for Special Services established by the Board of Police Commissioners, as set forth. [BPC #18-0225] was approved.
Inspector General’s Report, dated June 14, 2018, relative to review of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Jail and Holding Tank Structures and Procedures, as set forth. [BPC #18-0224] will be continued for discussion as a regular agenda item on Tuesday July 17, 2018.
Department’s Report, dated June 13, 2018, relative to the Domestic Violence Audit (AD No. 17-016), as set forth. [BPC #18-0211] was approved.
Department’s Report, dated June 15, 2018, relative to the request for approval on the third amendment with both contractors (Ben Hyatt Certified Deposition Reporters and Lynden J an Associates, Inc.) for court reporter services for the Los Angeles Police Department, as set forth. [BPC #18-0212] was approved.
Department’s Report, dated June 7, 2018, relative to the grant application and award acceptance for the 2018-2019 Operation ABC Grant from the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control, as set forth. [BPC #18-0226] was approved.
Assistant Chief Beatrice Girmala presented the report of the Chief of Police as Chief Beck was in attendance at a funeral for a retired captain. Chief Girmala provided information on an officer involved shooting that occurred Saturday June 16, at 1:00 p.m. Van Nuys Patrol Division uniformed officers responded to an ambulance cutting radio call at a homeless outreach center, located at 6400 Tyrone Avenue. The officers confronted a suspect, who was armed with a large knife. The officers ordered the suspect to drop the knife and utilized less lethal options including a beanbag shotgun to gain compliance. The suspect then grabbed a female bystander and held the knife to her neck, resulting in an Officer-Involved Shooting. Chief Girmala provided Part IA crime statistics and reported there are 10,026 sworn personnel, 2,938 civilian personnel, and 1,799 cadets.