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Sheriff-elect Alex Villanueva will be sworn in as Los Angeles County’s 33rd Sheriff in a public ceremony in Monterey Park on Monday, Dec. 3.

In the Nov. 6 General Election, Villanueva, a former Sheriff’s Lieutenant, became the first person in 104 years to unseat an incumbent sheriff in LA County, defeating Sheriff Jim McDonnell.

At the swearing in, Villanueva will be thanking his supporters and detailing his vision for all Angelenos to make our communities and the people who protect them safer, according to a news release. He will also further detail his plans to reform, rebuild and restore the Sheriff’s Department.

The ceremony will take place at noon at the East Los Angeles College Grand Auditorium, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park 91754.

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