As police forces increasingly embrace diversity, it’s getting easier for LGBT officers to feel comfortable on the job.
Police and Sheriff’s departments in California and beyond have long included Gay, lesbian, bi-sexual and transgender officers. But now they are increasingly willing and able to let their presence be known, some with the help of a local writer and instructor.
Greg Miraglia is currently the Dean of Criminal Justice Training at Napa Valley community College, as well as the host of Out beat News here on KRCB. You can also hear more from him on the North Bay Report webpage at KRCB dot org/news. Hear this story on demand with our free KRCB mobile app. You can also find this and past stories on our new North Bay Report Facebook page. Comment, share and give us a like there. Follow the North Bay Report on Twitter @KRCBNews.