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Sean C. Parker, Captain II

Sean C. Parker

Captain II
Air Support Division

email Captain Sean Parker was
born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and later moved to Sao Paolo. After
living in Brazil, his family ultimately settled in Miami, Florida,
where Sean completed high school. An NCAA All-American swimmer,
Sean swam his way through college on a scholarship, first at Temple
University in Philadelphia and then at California State University
in Northridge, where he earned his bachelor's degree in

Sean began his career with LAPD in 1996, and has worked in three of
the Department's four Geographical Bureaus. He has also worked
various patrol assignments including specialized units, such as
vice and gangs. As a sergeant, Sean worked as a field supervisor in
South and Central Bureaus. Additionally, he also worked as an
Internal Affairs Investigator, and was part of the MacArthur Park
task force. As a Lieutenant, Sean worked Harbor Division and also
participated in the Dorner task force and the Department of
Transportation task force. In March 2015, Sean was assigned to
Southwest Division as the Patrol Commanding Officer.

Currently, Sean lives in Orange County. He has three beautiful
children, ages 11, 8, and 5, who all share his passion for swimming
and outdoor activities. His wife of 15 years is a runner and an
attorney for a bio-technology company in Los Angeles. Sean
attributes his personal milestones to his family, as he firmly
believes that a strong family, along with education and hard work
are the foundation for success.