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Gary William Walters, Captain I

Gary William Walters

Captain I
Central Traffic Division

email Captain II Gary W. Walters
is a Southern California native.

He was born and raised in Anaheim. He attended the University of
California in Irvine, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree
in Social Ecology.

Walters was appointed to the Los Angeles Police Department on
September 10, 1990. He started his career working North Hollywood
Area. From there, Walters was assigned to Hollenbeck Area where he
worked a variety of details including patrol, business community
footbeat, drug enforcement, training officer, and gangs. Walters
then was accepted into Metropolitan Division as an element member.
His duties at Metro included crime suppression, warrant service,
dignitary protection, rapid deployment training, crowd control, and
special criminal investigations. In 2002, he was promoted to the
rank of Sergeant and was assigned to 77th Area working patrol. He
then advanced to Internal Affairs as an investigator in 2003.

In 2007, Walters was promoted to Lieutenant and assigned to Rampart
Area as a watch commander. In 2008, he was selected as the Adjutant
to the Commanding Officer, Operations Central Bureau. He was
promoted to Captain on April 24, 2011, and appointed as the Pacific
Division Patrol Commanding Officer. Walters then was assigned as
the 77th and then Rampart Patrol Division Commanding Officer prior
to his promotion as the Commanding Officer of Air Support

Walters has been married for 14 years and is the proud father of
two children. He is active in his church and enjoys spending time
with his family.