"Here's a couple," the sergeant says, motioning toward two young women shuffling past with doll-like makeup, perfectly coiffed hair and dresses clinging tightly to their petite frames.
There's another scurrying into the club in a black corset dress with a lace-up front, then another, in a dusty-rose number.
They're "doumi" girls, Los Angeles Police Sgt. Julia Vincent tells me.
I think: Really?
Gomez was presented with this badge at his retirement ceremony Friday.