The new captains of the LAPD Hollenbeck Police Station on Tuesday attended “Coffee with Cops,” a community meet and greet event at El Rinconsito del Mar in Boyle Heights.
Captain III Martin A. Baeza, who replaces Captain Anita Ortega, is the latest addition to Hollenbeck’s new leadership. He joins Captain I Gina Sanders who moved to the Hollenbeck Station earlier this year.
Captain Baeza, a Mexican immigrant who migrated to the US as a toddler, has been with the LAPD for over 28 years. He attended high school in Glassell Park, and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Management and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Management.
Captain Sanders has been with the LAPD for over 30 years, starting her career as a Radio Telephone Operator and joined the departments sworn officer in 1993. Prior to coming to Hollenbeck, she was assigned to Rampart Area as the patrol commanding officer. Sanders has an Associate of Arts Degree from Los Angeles City College and a Baccalaureate Degree in Occupational Studies-Vocational Arts from California State University at Long Beach.