Laura Chick Challenged LA’s Powerful Police Union

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When former City Councilwoman Laura Chick came into office after the 1992 civil unrest, she was the first woman to chair the Public Safety Committee. At a time when crime reduction and property protection was prioritized in the city, Chick often found herself straddling the line between advocating for law enforcement and challenging LAPD’s lenient disciplinary system.

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