Lieutenant Jordan has been a member of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) since 1994. She has enjoyed working a variety of assignments within this organization. Lieutenant Jordan spent the first 10 years of her career as a police officer. She worked three different patrol areas – Southwest, North Hollywood, and Central Patrol Divisions, followed by being assigned to Narcotics Group as an undercover officer and plain clothes investigator. In 2005, Lieutenant Jordan promoted to Senior Lead Officer (SLO) within the Central Area’s command. Shortly after her promotion to SLO, Lieutenant Jordan promoted to the rank of Police Detective and was assigned to 77th Area Detectives. In 2007, she promoted to the rank of Detective II, and was assigned to Internal Affairs Group, followed by Force Investigation Division. By 2011, Lieutenant Jordan returned to patrol after promoting to the rank of Police Sergeant. As a sergeant, she was assigned to West Los Angeles Patrol Division as a field supervisor and the Officer-In-Charge (OIC) of the Parole Compliance Unit. Following her time at WLA Division, Lieutenant Jordan was a sergeant assigned to Use of Force Division and the OIC of Southwest Area’s FBI Violent Gang Task Force. By 2017, Lieutenant Jordan returned to the rank of Detective II and was appointed to Assistant OIC of the newly formed Operations – Central Bureau, Family Justice Center (FJC). She remained at FJC, until she promoted to the rank of lieutenant. Most recently, Lieutenant Jordan was one of the Watch Commanders at Central Patrol Division. In August of 2021, Lieutenant Jordan transferred to Recruitment and Employment Division as the Officer In-Charge of the Hiring and Evaluation Section for the Department.
Lieutenant Jordan has bachelor’s degree in political science from California State University, Long Beach. She has also graduated from Sherman Block’s Supervisory Leadership Institute, Principles of Force Science Institute, and LAPD’s Leadership course. Throughout her time with this organization, Lieutenant Jordan has been awarded the Police Meritorious Service Medal, Community Policing Medal on two separate occasions, Police Star, Police Meritorious Unit Citation, and the Human Relations Medal.
As a proud native of the city of Los Angeles, Lieutenant Jordan has and will continue to dedicate her professional life to the service and protection of this city. And in my new position as 3rd Vice President of LAWPOA, she will use this position to help others within this department obtain their goals.