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Joe Santoro

Joe Santoro was a captain with the Monterey Park Police Department. In 1989, he was appointed the Monrovia Police Department's sixth chief of police. After 13 years, he honorably retired from the Monrovia department in October 2002, following 36 years of service in law enforcement. During his time the department saw the creation of Community Activist Policing, a new philosophy of policing and a collaborative approach to solving community problems. During his professional career he served as the...See more