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As COVID-19 Ravages His Force, LAPD Chief Looks To Boost Confidence In Vaccine

An informal survey found that 60% of Los Angeles police employees would get the vaccine when it's available to them. LAPD Chief Michel Moore describes how the department plans to increase that number.

Colleagues, family and friends attend the August funeral of Los Angeles police Officer Valentin Martinez, the agency's first sworn officer to die of complications from COVID-19. Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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As COVID-19 Ravages His Force, LAPD Chief Looks To Boost Confidence In Vaccine

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Blue tarps cover houses with damaged roofs in Lake Charles, La., after Hurricane Delta hit the city in October 2020. Bill Feig/AP hide caption

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Federal Scientists Confirm Virtual Tie For Hottest Year On Record

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Before he died, Brandon Cullins used these popsicle sticks to fight his urge to use drugs. Robert Watson hide caption

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Pandemic Fuels Record Overdose Deaths

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