FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # 007
William McDonald V. James McDonald, City of Long Beach, Long Beach Civil Service Commission
Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BS147859
On December 4, 2015, a Los Angeles Superior Court denied a Petition for Writ of Mandate upholding the Long Beach Civil Service Commission’s decision, which upheld the City Manager’s decision to suspend Lt. William McDonald for four days for engaging in unprofessional and disrespectful behavior with fellow officers while he was off duty.