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Kathryn Meek, Captain III

Kathryn Meek

Captain III
ESD Division

email Captain Kathryn Meek was
born and educated in the City of Los Angeles. She joined the Los
Angeles Police Department in 1986. As a Police Officer, she was
assigned to Rampart, Southeast and West Los Angeles Areas, where
she worked patrol, vice and as a Field Training Officer. In 1993
she promoted to the rank of Sergeant and worked in Van Nuys,
Hollenbeck, and Southeast Areas, and at Operations-Central Bureau.
Her assignments included patrol, gangs and complaint
investigations, and the coveted positions of Assistant Watch
Commander and Area Training Coordinator at Southeast Area.
Promoting to the rank of Lieutenant in 2006, she held position of
Watch Commander at Hollenbeck Area, as well as District Lieutenant,
Detective GIS Lieutenant and Administrative Lieutenant at 77th
Street Area. As a Lieutenant, her assignments additionally included
specialized positions as the Operations-South Bureau Vice
Coordinator, Officer-in-Charge of the Bomb Detection K9 Section at
Los Angeles International Airport, and Detective Commanding Officer
at 77th Street Detectives. On December 2, 2012, she was promoted to
the rank of Captain. She has been assigned as the Commanding
Officer at Southwest Patrol Division and South Traffic Division. On
February 22, 2015, she assumed her current command at Harbor Area.
She is a graduate of the University of Southern California and
holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science. She is also a
graduate of the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute, the
FBI National Academy and the Senior Management Institute for