LAPD union rejects $10M plan to back 2022 candidates as ‘defund police’ grips political hold


The union representing rank-and-file officers within the Los Angeles Police Department rejected a so-called “Protect Our Profession” proposal, which aimed to raise $10 million in union dues to fight layoffs and support candidates in 2022 elections who oppose the “defund the police” movement, according to a recent report.