Ret. LAPD Sgt. Cheryl Dorsey.
An acclaimed author, retired Los Angeles Police Department Sgt. Cheryl Dorsey has written an autobiography, Black and Blue, The Creation Of A Social Advocate Vol II, Sgt. Dorsey is a highly sought police expert on significant criminal justice issues making national headlines. She has been a frequent commentator on CNN, CNN International, i24 News, KTLA News, Fox News, MSNBC, Law and Crime Network, OWN, Oxygen, BET, HLNTV, CBS, KCAL’s Inside Edition, Access Hollywood, Spectrum Cable’s Inside the Issues with Alex Cohen, and radio networks such as KPCC, Democracy Now, and KABC Talk Radio with Dr. Drew. Sgt Dorsey has also been featured in BET Docu-Series “ Finding Justice ”; Fox Network’s First Responders Live; Brazilian TVGlobo, Tavis Smiley, Dr. Drew, Dr. Phil, and TD Jakes Shows as well as crime series “ It Takes A Killer ”, “ Corrupt Crimes ” and “ Dead Files ”.
Cheryl Dorsey is a Los Angeles native and in 1980 she joined the Los Angeles Police Department. During her career, she worked exclusively in patrol and specialized units in all four geographic Bureaus within the City of Los Angeles; South, Central, West, and Valley. In addition to various patrol division assignments, Sgt. Dorsey was assigned to the infamous gang unit in Operations South Bureau; known as Community Resources Against Street Hoodlums (C.R.A.S.H.) under the command of Police Chief Daryl F. Gates.