Mike Bonin

L.A. Councilman Mike Bonin unveils plan to put more cops in neighborhoods

L.A. Councilman Mike Bonin unveils plan to put more cops in neighborhoods

The complaints that Los Angeles City Councilman Mike Bonin fields from his constituents often revolve around one of three topics: traffic, homelessness or the need for more police officers.

On Thursday, Bonin unveiled a plan to address the policing problem that would shift officers to neighborhoods from desk jobs and other non-patrol assignments.

Bonin is campaigning to keep his seat in a district that includes coastal neighborhoods such as Venice and Pacific Palisades. He plans to introduce a motion to the City Council Friday asking for a study of...

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