Industry Sheriff’s Captain Appointed to Assistant Sheriff
On December 5th, newly elected LA County Sheriff, Alex Villanueva was sworn in as the 33rd Sheriff of Los Angeles County. As part of his swearing in ceremony, Villanueva appointed Industry Sheriff ’s Captain, Tim Murakami, to serve as Assistant Sheriff for Patrol Operations.
“I’ve had the honor of working with the best in the County-Industry Sheriff ’s Station,” said Captain Murakami. “I am grateful for this new opportunity as Assistant Sheriff and am excited to begin this new phase."
Villanueva will be in charge of the largest Sheriff ’s Department in the world, with approximately 18,000 employees providing law enforcement services to over 42 contract cities, including the City of Industry.