July 28, 2019
Los Angeles, California
LOS ANGELES TIMES 50TH ANNIVERSARY RETROSPECTIVE
LADA Head DDA Steve Kay, AP reporter Linda Deutsch and City News reporter/DA Spokesperson Sandi Gibbons all three who have “been there/done that” provide their personal insights and reflections on the Manson case and trial.
Below City News reporter Sandi Gibbons (lower right) photo taken just minutes before Robert Kennedy assassinated in June 1968 at the LA Ambassador Hotel
Photo below, then active Head DDA Steve Kay and Steve Hodel circa 2002. At that time we were attempting to obtain a meeting with LAPD Command Officers and Robbery Homicide Detectives to present overall intelligence briefing on BDA investigation prior to publication of the book in April 2003. (LAPD canceled the scheduled meeting on three occasions, and eventually met and were briefed by Kay/Hodel in 2003 several months after the book was published and aired on Dateline and 48 Hours.
THREE OF MY “WHITE HAT” LA HEROES – THANKS TO THE THREE OF YOU
FOR YOUR DECADES OF DEDICATED SERVICE TO THE LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY
Reporter/DA Spokesperson SANDI GIBBONS retires