Susan Jones was the first woman Sergeant and first Lieutenant
for the Concord Police Department Lt. Susan Jones
Lita Abella became the first woman promoted to Senior Lead Officer
in the Wilshire Division.
Lorraine Lombardo was the first woman voted Police Officer of
the Year by the San Francisco Council of District Merchants in
Joanne Archambault was the first to work as a SDPD gang Detective.
Pat Ruch became the first woman promoted to the rank on Captain
in the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department.
Jacqueline A. Seabrooks was the first African American woman
hired by the Santa Monica Police Department. She is also the first
woman promoted to Sergeant, Lieutenant, and Captain.