First woman police chief in Santa Monica
Inglewood Police Chief Jacqueline Seabrooks was named as the chief of the Santa Monica Police Department yesterday. Seabrooks spent 25 years with the Santa Monica department, rising to the rank of captain before being named as Inglewood’s police chief in October 2007.
She was the first woman to hold the position in Inglewood, and is also the first in Santa Monica. Seabrooks will begin her new duties in May.