CHP `Maximum Enforcement Period’ Announced for Thanksgiving Weekend

California Highway Patrol officers planned to ramp up operations on highways and roads throughout Los Angeles and Orange counties today to catch drunken and drug-impaired drivers, as well as other traffic violators, as part of the agency’s annual Thanksgiving weekend enforcement campaign.

The California Highway Patrol: Safety, Service, Security, and Community Engagement

Since the inception of the California Highway Patrol in 1929, its motto has been “Safety, Service, and Security.”  And yet, most California citizens do not know exactly what this means. Security Let’s start with the security element.  The CHP has the responsibility for investigating all crimes that occur on state property, and protection of state buildings and assets like the capitol building and bridges like the Golden Gate and Vincent Thomas Bridge. The CHP Judicial Protection Section protects the justices of the California Supreme Court and Appellate Court.  The CHP works in tandem with the Secret Service to provide the

DA Jackie Lacey Refuses To Prosecute CHP! WHY?

Community Leaders and members of the National Action Network’s Los Angeles Chapter are calling for L.A. County District Attorney Jackie Lacey to step down in light of her decision not to file charges against a California Highway Patrol officer who was videotaped beating a homeless woman in 2014.