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Daniel Randolph, Captain II

Daniel Randolph

Captain II
Training Division

Captain Daniel Randolph
began his career with the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) in
1990. He is currently the Commanding Officer of In-Service
Training, Training Division. He held his first command at Rampart
Patrol Division. His lieutenant assignments include proudly serving
as the Adjutant to Assistant Chief Beatrice Girmala within the
Office of Special Operations, Officer-in-Charge (OIC) of the
Evaluation and Administration Section in the Office of Operations,
Detective Commanding Officer at West Valley Area, Gang Impact Team
OIC at West Valley Area and Watch Commander at Hollywood Patrol
Division. His prior Department assignments include specialized
detective supervision for critical uses of force at Force
Investigation Division, training coordination, vice supervision,
Internal Affairs, community policing supervision, patrol
supervision, vice enforcement, gang enforcement and patrol.

He has over 16 years of teaching experience. He began in 2001 where
he taught throughout California for the Department of Justice,
Leadership in Specialized Units program on law enforcement subject
matters; such as, leadership, vice operations, corruption avoidance
and managing specialized law enforcement units. In 2004, he was
hired and has held an adjunct professor position at Chapman
University College, subsequently Brandman University. His forte was
in upper-division undergraduate Criminal Justice and Sociology
disciplines. In addition to maintaining his teaching at Brandman
University, in 2008 he was hired by and has held an adjunct
professor position at Los Angeles Mission College. There he taught
lower-division undergraduate classes in Administration of

His education includes a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from San
Diego State University and a Master's degree in Conflict Management
and Negotiation from California State University Dominguez

He is married and resides in Los Angeles County. It is with great
pride that each of his sons have served their country in the US
Armed Forces. His oldest son is a veteran of the United States
Marine Corps and is currently an LAPD Recruit Officer. His youngest
son is still on active duty as an Airman First Class in the United
States Air Force where he works as a Firefighter.