Criminology Professor Reacts to Police Actions After Monterey Park Shooting

Published January 25, 2023

Aili Malm, a professor of criminology and criminal justice at Cal State Long Beach provided the Los Angeles Times with information on how police typically notify the public when an armed criminal is on the loose. Professor Malm said it's unusual for police to wait hours as they did in the Monterey Park shooting. The police typically want to release information to ensure the safety of the public and gain their help in solving the crime.