Police Corruption

The February 13, 2008 program of Conversations with Cops at the Watering Hole focuses on Police Corruption with special guest Lieutenant Stephen Beeler, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (ret.).   

Program Date: February 13, 2008

Program Time: 2100 hours, Pacific

Topic: Police Corruption 

Guests: Lieutenant Stephen Beeler

Listen Live: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/LawEnforcement 

About the Guest

In 1962, Stephen Beeler joined the United States Army, serving in Germany.   After his discharge in 1965, he joined the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.  During his law enforcement career he served in patrol, administration, court services, community relations, press liaison and hostage negotiations.  In 1986, he retired because of a duty-related injury.  From 1987 to 1995, he was the business manager for the Arizona Department of Corrections in Winslow.  Stephen Beeler has a Masters Degree from Pepperdine University at Malibu and a Masters Certificate from Loyola University, Los Angeles.  Stephen Beeler is the author of The Firestone Syndrome. 

About the Watering Hole

The Watering Hole is police slang for a location cops go off-duty to blow off steam and talk about work and life.  Sometimes funny; sometimes serious; but, always interesting.   

About the Host

Lieutenant Raymond E. Foster was a sworn member of the Los Angeles Police Department for 24 years.  He retired in 2003 at the rank of Lieutenant.  He holds a bachelor’s from the Union Institute and University in Criminal Justice Management and a Master’s Degree in Public Financial Management from California State University, Fullerton; and, has completed his doctoral course work. Raymond has been a part-time lecturer at California State University, Fullerton and Fresno; and is currently a faculty advisor and lecturer with the Union Institute and University.  He has experience teaching upper division courses in law enforcement, public policy, technology and leadership.  Raymond is an experienced author who has published numerous articles in a wide range of venues including magazines such as Government Technology, Mobile Government, Airborne Law Enforcement Magazine, and Police One.  He has appeared on the History Channel and radio programs in the United States and Europe as subject matter expert in technological applications in law enforcement.  Listen, call, join us at the Watering Hole.http://www.blogtalkradio.com/LawEnforcement 

 Program Contact Information

Lieutenant Raymond E. Foster, LAPD (ret.), MPAe




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