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Steve Soboroff

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Cell Phone Damaged By Rihanna Fetches $66K On eBay

Rihanna’s fumble — which cost L.A. Police Commissioner Steve Soboroff his smartphone recently — ended up netting $66,500 for charity when the damaged device was auctioned off on eBay Thursday.

05/15/2014

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LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Defends Position On Overturning Officer’s Termination

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck is responding to accusations of providing special treatment for an officer being disciplined in the department.

04/01/2014

LAPD officials hope to use on-body cameras to complement a longtime city goal of equipping the department's 1,350 patrol cars with video recorders. (Photo credit: LAPD)

LAPD Commission Says Body Cameras Will Cut Down On Lawsuits

The LA Police Commission recently secured funding to outfit 600 officers with body cameras and says the devices will cut down on lawsuits.

01/14/2014

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LAPD To Soon Start Testing Body Cameras

A plan to outfit police officers with body cameras is one step closer to becoming a reality now that the LA Police Commission has reached their fundraising goal.

01/13/2014

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LAPD Body Cameras Coming To Officers Downtown

Downtown Angelenos may be the first to encounter a Los Angeles police officer equipped with a new on-body camera.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/17/2013

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Behavioral Scientist Lectures LAPD Officers About Science Of Using Deadly Force

Behavioral scientist Bill Lewinski spoke at the invitation of the Los Angeles Police Protective League.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2013

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Private Donors Offer To Fund LAPD Lapel Cameras

Police Commission President Steve Soboroff said Tuesday that he has privately raised roughly half the $1 million he says is necessary to equip 1,500 Los Angeles Police Department officers with lapel cameras.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/17/2013

Steve Soboroff was elected President of the Los Angeles Police Commission on Tuesday. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

LA Police Commission Elects Soboroff As President

Newly elected president Steve Soboroff wants the LAPD to adopt new technology such as lapel cameras within 18 months.

09/11/2013

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Dodgers Executive Steve Soboroff Resigns

Steve Soboroff, hired by Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt to oversee improving the fan experience at the stadium, has resigned after two months on the job.

06/25/2011

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New Dodgers Exec Says Selig’s Move ‘Irresponsible’

A newly hired Los Angeles Dodgers executive has criticized Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig’s move to take control of the team.

04/21/2011