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Jun 9, 2011

Police union pushes back on City leaders for underfunding LAPD

The Los Angeles Police Protective League today pushed back on City leaders for creating a public safety crisis by irresponsibly finalizing a city budget that left the LAPD with a $41 million budget gap.

Apr 8, 2011

Statement Regarding New Security Measures at Dodger Stadium

In response to the announcement of new security measures at Dodger Stadium after an attack in a stadium parking lot left San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow critically injured, Los Angeles Police Protective League President Paul M. Weber issued the following statement:

Mar 28, 2011

LAPPL Endorses Janice Hahn for Congress

The Los Angeles Police Protective League (LAPPL) has joined other public safety organizations and community leaders in supporting councilmember Janice Hahn in her run to represent the 36th Congressional District.

Mar 28, 2011

Statement Regarding Shooting of LAPD K-9 Officer

In response to the news that an LAPD Officer was shot and critically wounded early this morning while responding to a domestic dispute, Los Angeles Police Protective League President Paul Weber issued the following statement this morning:

Mar 15, 2011

Statement Regarding Police Commission Decision in the Manuel Jamines Case

In response to the Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners’ ruling on whether an LAPD officer’s shooting and killing of a man who ignored repeated police orders to drop a knife was within Department policy, Paul M. Weber, president of the Los Angeles Police Protective League (LAPPL), issued the following statement:

Feb 18, 2011

LAPPL responds to death of Los Angeles firefighter

On behalf of all members of the Los Angeles Police Protective League, President Paul M. Weber responded to the tragic news that Los Angeles Firefighter Glenn Allen died while bravely serving the city.

Feb 17, 2011

LAPPL rips Councilman Parks for running away from his own record

Concerned that a recent campaign mailer may have hit a nerve, Councilman Bernard C. Parks is trying to distance himself from his own record on public safety.

Feb 3, 2011

Los Angeles Police Protective League Endorses Ted Lieu for State Senate

The Los Angeles Police Protective League (LAPPL) announced that it has endorsed Ted Lieu in the special election for the 28th District State Senate race.

Feb 1, 2011

Los Angeles Police Protective League announces candidate endorsements

Voters will head to the polls on February 15 for the special primary election and on March 8 for city council elections. Today, the Los Angeles Police Protective League (LAPPL), which represents over 9,900 LAPD officers, announced its endorsements.

Jan 28, 2011

An Embarrassment to Law Enforcement

Paul M. Weber, President of the Los Angeles Police Protective League reacted with shock and anger upon learning that there was no gunman in the shooting incident involving LAUSD School Police Officer Jeffrey Stenroos who claimed he was shot in the chest last week after confronting a suspect attempting to break into cars near El Camino Real High School in Woodland Hills. (LAPPL).

Jan 21, 2011

Reward for information on school police officer shooting rises to $100,000 with contribution from L.A. police union

The reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the gunman who wounded a school police officer in Woodland Hills has been increased to $100,000 with a contribution from the Los Angeles Police Protective League (LAPPL).

Oct 20, 2010

LAPPL responds to death of LAPD officer Joshua J. Cullins

On behalf of all members of the Los Angeles Police Protective League, President Paul M. Weber responded to the tragic news that Los Angeles Police Officer Joshua J. Cullins, who was serving as a United States Marine in Afghanistan, has died while bravely serving our Country.

Oct 19, 2010

Statement on the Passing of Elma Beck

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Elma Beck, the wife of George Beck, retired LAPD deputy chief, and mother of Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck.

Oct 12, 2010

Imperial Courts housing project statement

The Coalition for Community Control Over the Police has called for a independent investigation into last week's officer involved shooting in the Imperial Courts housing project.

Oct 6, 2010

Non-revocable parolee who attempted to murder Fremont officer arrested in Los Angeles

We’ve had enough “incentive.” It’s past time to end non-revocable parole.

Sep 29, 2010

Failed state parole system almost cost LAPD officers their lives…again
Parolee-at-large tries to kill 3 officers

Last night in the 1600 block of Temple Avenue, LAPD officers shot and killed a parolee-at-large who assaulted them with a high-powered assault rifle.

Sep 20, 2010

LAPD officers furious about Senator Romero’s inflammatory ‘shoot to kill’ remarks

The Los Angeles Police Protective League is incensed over comments made Friday by State Senator Gloria Romero regarding the recent LAPD shooting of a knife-wielding man who threatened a pregnant woman and police officers.

Sep 16, 2010

LAPPL Endorses Meg Whitman for Governor

Today the Los Angeles Police Protective League endorsed Meg Whitman for California governor in the general election.

Sep 15, 2010

Wanted parolee in Valley killing highlights parole system failures
Omar Armando Loera is one of over 13,000 parolees unaccounted for

In most classrooms in America, answering 15% of the questions right is a failing grade.

Sep 12, 2010

LAPPL Golf Tournament renamed in honor of the late LAPD Chief Daryl Gates

The Los Angeles Police Protective League (LAPPL) announced that its annual golf tournament has been renamed the Chief Daryl F. Gates Memorial Golf Tournament.

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