Arnie began his career as a rental property owner and developer specializing in purchasing properties in areas plagued by gangs, narcotics and other community issues.
To share with others what he learned, he formed the public safety consulting firm, Peelian Consulting, LLC.
Working with community partners such as law enforcement, school safe passage programs, neighborhood and business community organizations, including other rental property owners and their residents, strives to improve the dynamics of the community through the implementation of a process..
This process creates the ability to attract better residents and adds significant value to his properties.
Arnie volunteers with Los Angeles Police Department and as a Director with the Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles partners with Los Angeles City Attorney’s office to train others how to control crime and nuisance in their communities.
This training includes bringing opportunities to residents, which reduces the necessity of suppression, including incarceration, evictions and displacement due to gentrification.
He is working on a project installing CCTV cameras on his rental properties in LAPD South Bureau. Now able to monitor over three miles of streets, those cameras have been used by LAPD numerous crimes including twenty-seven homicides.
As a Specialist Volunteer, he has worked with various LAPD Divisions including South Bureau’s Criminal Gang and Homicide Division identifying and analyzing CCTV data after incidents.
Other affiliations and memberships include:
*Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles (AAGLA), Board of Director
*Action Apartment Association
*Los Angeles County Business Federation- Los Angeles South Chamber of Commerce Representative
*California Rental Housing Association (CalRHA)
*National Apartment Association (NAA)
*Los Angeles South Chamber of Commerce (LASCC), Director, Advocacy and Public Safety Committee
*Watts Gang Task Force
*LAPD Southeast Area Booster Association, Inc. (501 (c) (3) Non-profit), Past President
*LAPD Southeast Division Community Police Advisory Board,
*Former Specialist Volunteer, Los Angeles Police Department, Criminal Gang and Homicide Division
*LAUSD School Safe Passage Program
*InfraGard member, Joint Regional Intelligence Center (JRIC) -subject matter expert
*Peace Officers Association of Los Angeles County (POALAC)
*California Peace Officer Association (CPOA)
*California Homicide Investigators Association (CHIA187)
*California Robbery Investigators Association (CRIA)
*Southern California Crime and Intelligence Analysts’ Association
*International Public Safety Association (IPSA)
*Corlin Resource Network, Inc. (501 (c) (3) Non-profit, President
*United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Citizen’s Academy Graduate
Arnie has received numerous awards including LAPD Reserve Officer of the Year 2007 for South Bureau and Southeast Division and again in 2009 Southeast Division.
He lives in Los Angeles with wife Debbie who is the Chief Administrative Officer, Department of Pediatrics at Mattel Children’s Hospital, UCLA.
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