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Chief Mike Hamel

Chief Mike Hamel

Jeffrey Love is a Principal and co-founder of JL Group, LLC. Mr. Love is a licensed California attorney with over 25 years of legal experience who worked for the Irvine Police Department for nearly 30 years where he worked in many assignments including patrol, traffic, training, investigations, narcotics/vice and internal affairs. Mr. Love has extensive experience in conducting and overseeing complex administrative investigations and has been conducting these investigations for nearly 20 years for many clients in Southern California.

In 2018, Mr. Love joined with his co-founder, Jeffry Johnson, a licensed California attorney and retired law enforcement executive to form the JL Group. The mission of the JL Group is provide the very best workplace consulting services to our clients. We have created a unique team of the best law enforcement professionals with extensive experience in all facets of law enforcement and municipal practice including administrative investigations, auditing, pre employment backgrounds and organizational studies. Our vision is to be the absolute best at what we do and to be the “go-to” firm to serve our clients with our extensive experience and vast knowledge.

Chief Hamel is a graduate of the International Association of Chiefs’ of Police Leadership in Police Organizations program, POST Command College and the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute.

Chief Hamel holds a Master of Science in Applied Computer Science from the University of West Georgia, a Master of Public Administration from California State Long Beach, and a Bachelor of Arts in Social Ecology with emphasis in Criminology, Law and Society from the University of California, Irvine.

Licensed in California

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