Hispanic #1 Breaking News for Entrepreneurs, Professionals and Small Business Owners - HispanicBusiness.com
MARCH 14, 2014
| Leroy "Lee" D. Baca
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Monterey Park, CA
In May, the county with the largest Hispanic population in the nation elected its first Hispanic sheriff since 1890. Mr. Baca commands the largest sheriff’s department in the world, with more than 13,000 sworn and civilian employees and an annual budget of $1.1 billion. At his swearing in, the new sheriff pledged to apply his hands-on style of leadership to combating gangs and bias.
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