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Eight Women Graduate From Police Academy

March 26, 2010 |  8:01 am

March 26, 1960, Policewomen 

March 26, 1960: Eight female officers graduate from the Police Academy. In a reflection of the way policewomen were used at the time, four were assigned to the Juvenile Division and the other four were sent to the main jail. On the jump, an update in the 1957 killing of two El Segundo police officers. 

March 26, 1960, Policewomen

March 26, 1960, El Segundo
Here’s an update on the killings of two El Segundo police officers in 1957.  The handwriting sample on the registration at the YMCA will come in handy many years later.