City of Palm Springs Segment – December 26, 2020
10:00 – 11:00 AM
Hour 2 Seg 1 – City of Palm Springs Segment
Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey.
PALM SPRINGS POLICE DEPARTMENT w/ Police Chief Brian Reyes re: 3200 E. Tahquitz Cyn., Palm Springs, CA.
– DISCUSSION of the safety of the City over Christmas.
– DISCUSSION of his two girls and a son.
– DISCUSSION of his military background in the Marine Corp and how he came to be a police officer.
– DISCUSSION of his love of law enforcement and his job. He’s been @ PSPD for 27 years as of Dec., 26th!!!
– DISCUSSION of the “will” of his staff to continue to serve our citizens and how disappointed he is over some of the behavior that has been shown by folks during this strange time.
– REPORT on the deep appreciation of the “Joey Pals” for the service shown by him and his department. The P.S.P.D. an 82% approval rating.
– DISCUSSION of what “concerns” him the most for his officers. i.e. their exposure to COVID-19 when responding to emergency situations.
– DISCUSSION of what he would like to do more of next year. i.e. expand on the “shared responsibility” between the Police and the Community. i.e. “zero bail”, prison and jail capacities.
– REPORT that he hopes to get more efficient technologies for the Force. i.e. Search and Rescue teams and Swat Operations could hopefully use drones in the future.
– DISCUSSION that he “feels” the appreciation from our citizens for him and the police force in the City of Palm Springs.