Long Beach Chief of Police Jim McDonnell will be the guest on the next edition of Straight Talk. In his interview with host Art Levine, he discusses the latest crime stats, police staffing and the new Police Academy Class, Port security, and the use of technology as an adjunct to boots on the ground. The Chief also discusses the importance of community involvement in the fight against crime, and the contribution of the Long Beach Police Foundation in this effort.
This edition of Straight Talk will air in Long Beach and 40 surrounding cities on Saturday, December 7 and Sunday, December 8 at 9am and 7pm on LBTV Channel 3 and FiOS 21, and 10am and 8pm on Charter Channel 101. The show will be repeated the following weekend at the same times.
Straight Talk is Viewable on Demand at www.StraightTalkTV.com and on YouTube and iTunes.
U.S. Congressman Alan Lowenthal will provide an update on developments in Washington, D.C.
We recently had a celebration for our 500th Show at McKenna’s on the Bay. Past TV guests, Straight Talk crew members, sponsors and friends joined us for a fun evening which quickly turned into a roast.
Among the guest speakers were Charter Senior Executive Del Heintz, Straight Talk Director Ron Petke, McKenna’s General Manager John Morris, LB Chief of Police Jim McDonnell, Orange County Supervisor John Moorlach and former California Governor George Deukmejian.
Click Here to watch the Celebration.