Steve Soboroff

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Soboroff’s Rihanna-damaged phone nets $66,500 for foundation

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A Los Angeles police commissioner’s smartphone damaged by pop singer Rihanna netted a $66,500 winning bid on eBay today. The bidding on the iPhone, which belongs to Police Commission President Steve […]

05/15/2014

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Rihanna donates $25k to LA Police Foundation (Video)

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Pop singer Rihanna will donate $25,000 to the Los Angeles police cadet program and the families of officers killed in the line of duty recently, Police Commissioner Steve Soboroff said today. […]

05/13/2014

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LA councilman wants police to wear cameras

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles City Councilman Mitch Englander wants the police department to begin testing out cameras they can wear on their bodies. Police Commissioner Steve Soboroff last week touched off discussion about […]

09/17/2013

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LAPD civilian oversight board elects its president

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department’s civilian oversight board has unanimously elected real estate developer Steve Soboroff as its president. The newly composed Los Angeles Police Commission, which oversees the LAPD and […]

09/10/2013

Ernest Hemingway's 1929 Underwood Standard typewriter sits on display at in an exhibit called "Celebrity Type." (AP Photo/Northeastern University, Brooks Canaday)

Typewriters of the famous and infamous on display

BOSTON (AP) — Typewriters that belonged to some of the most famous — and infamous — names of the 20th century are on display in a Northeastern University gallery. Machines once owned by Tennessee Williams, […]

09/05/2013