LAAPOA reiterates our ongoing call to arm Los Angeles park rangers as news surfaces that City Councilmember Mike Bonin, who voted against a measure that would do just that, has instead hired armed private security guards to protect his own Council District 11 office from unsafe conditions in adjacent Westchester Park.
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By Marian Dodge Friends of Griffith Park board member With a rich history dating back over 55 years, the City of Los Angeles Park Ranger Division has a proud legacy […]
L.A. City Councilmembers Joe Buscaino and John Lee joined Los Angeles Airport Peace Officers Association (LAAPOA) President Marshall McClain in urging the passage of a motion to provide unarmed L.A. […]
Los Angeles’ park rangers have long advocated for arming themselves as a way to improve safety and better protect the community. However, reluctance from city councilmembers and opposition from top […]