Gilbert Magaña has been a Police Officer with the City of San Gabriel since 2015. During that time he has been assigned primarily to the Patrol Division and he was recently awarded the position of Mental Health Evaluation Team (MET) Officer as a member of the Community Engagement Bureau. He is currently an Explorer Advisor and a member of the Department’s Bicycle Response Team. He became a board member of the San Gabriel Police Officer’s Association in January of 2018.
Shamir Gonzalez was a Correctional Officer with California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation from 2005 to 2014 prior to being a police officer. Shamir Gonzalez has been a Police Officer with the City of San Gabriel since 2015. During that time, he has been assigned primarily to the Patrol Division. He is currently an Explorer Advisor, member of the Department’s Bicycle Response Team, and recently been given the opportunity to become a Use of Force Instructor. He became a board member of the San Gabriel Police Officers’ Association in January of 2018.
Detective Steve Gaona began his career in Law Enforcement as a Reserve Police Officer with the Hermosa Beach Police Department in 2010. In 2013, Detective Gaona was hired as a full time Police Officer with the San Gabriel Police Department. Steve was elected as the San Gabriel Police Officers’ Association Sergeant-At-Arms in 2018. Steve has been assigned to Patrol Division where he was also designated as a Field Training Officer. He is currently assigned to the Investigations Division and is also on the San Gabriel Police Bicycle Response Team. Steve has also been a Police Explorer Advisor for the past 4 1/2 years.
Thien Pham had been a Deputy with the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department from 2016 to 2017 prior to being a Police Officer with the City of San Gabriel. During the time as a San Gabriel Police Officer, he has been assigned to the Patrol Divison. Thien was recently given the opportunity to become a member of the San Gabriel Police Officers’ Association in July 2017. Thien is also a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, where he proudly served the country for six years.