Swearing-In Ceremony for the 58th Chief of The Los Angeles Police Department NA24020dm

February 29, 2024

Swearing-In Ceremony for Chief Dominic H. Choi

Friday, March 1, 2024
8:00 a.m.

Police Administration Building – COMPSTAT Room
100 West 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

City of Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass
Los Angeles City Attorney Hydee Feldstein
Councilmember Paul Krekorian, Los Angeles City Council, 2nd District
Councilmember Traci Park, Los Angeles City Council, 11th District
Councilmember John Lee, Los Angeles City Council, 12th District
Councilmember Tim McOsker, Los Angeles City Council, 15th District
Councilmember Imelda Padilla, Los Angeles City Council, 6th District
Dr. Erroll G. Southers, President, Board of Police Commissioners
Rasha Gerges Shields, Vice President, Board of Police Commissioners
William Briggs, Commissioner, Board of Police Commissioners
Maria Lou Calanche, Commissioner, Board of Police Commissioners
Fabian Garcia, Commissioner, Board of Police Commissioners
Richard Tefank, Executive Director, Board of Police Commissioners
Mark Smith, Inspector General
Carlos De La Guerra, Managing Senior Assistant City Attorney
Erich King, Legislative Director, 12th District
Joe Buscaino, Former Los Angeles City Councilmember
Matt Scabo, City Administrative Officer
Terrance Gomes, for Councilmember Heather Hutt, 10th District

Chief Dominic H. Choi’s distinguished 28-year career within the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) showcases a commitment to public service and leadership excellence. His progression through various assignments, coupled with promotions to the upper echelons of the organization, highlights a wealth of experience and expertise. Having served as a Commander and Deputy Chief of an Operational Bureau, and Chief of Staff to Chief Michel Moore, Chief Choi possesses a comprehensive understanding of the intricacies of law enforcement operations. His later appointments as the Director of Office of Support Services and Office of Operations underscore his strategic leadership in overseeing critical aspects of police administration. In March 2024, Chief Choi achieved a historic milestone by being appointed as the 58th Chief of Police for the City of Los Angeles.