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Clinton Dohmen, Captain III

Clinton Dohmen

Captain III
Southeast Division

email Captain Clint Dohmen was
born in Plainfield, New Jersey, and was raised in both New Jersey
and Washington State. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree from
Gettysburg College, Pennsylvania, with a major in Management in
1992. While in college, Captain Dohmen studied abroad at Kansai
Gaidai University in Osaka, Japan, and prior to joining the
Department, he lived and worked in Kyoto, Japan, for five

Captain Dohmen is the Area Commanding Officer in Southeast, which
extends from the historic Los Angeles community of Watts down to
the Harbor Gateway. This is the fourth time Dohmen has had the
honor of serving these diverse communities, having previously been
assigned as a sergeant in the Gang Enforcement Detail, as a Watch
Commander, and as the Patrol Commanding Officer.

Captain Dohmen is a Department Subject Matter Expert in the
National Incident Management System (NIMS) and Incident Command
System (ICS). In this capacity, he has either planned or run
operations for most of the large-scale events that have taken place
in the City of Los Angeles. In 2015, Dohmen coordinated LAPD
planning for the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles, which
was the single largest sports and humanitarian event anywhere in
the world in 2015, and the single biggest event in Los Angeles
since the 1984 Olympic Games.

Captain Dohmen joined the Los Angeles Police Department in February
1999, and his work history includes Patrol, Gang Enforcement, Vice,
Bikes, Emergency Operations, Office of Operations, and Adjutant for
Operations-West Bureau and Operations-South Bureau.

In his spare time, Captain Dohmen can be found skiing, practicing
judo with his daughter, or working on his next novel.


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