BEVERLY HILLS—Beverly Hills Police Captain Lincoln Hoshino announced his retirement after 33 years of service on Thursday, September 5. He was honored by fellow peers including family and friends as they celebrated his longevity and leadership serving the community.

On December 15, 1986 Captain Hoshino was sworn in as a Police Cadet excelling in the ranks of many areas over the years with the Beverly Hills Police Department including Bike Patrol Unit, Field Training Officer, Special Response Team, Range Master Instructor, Defensive Tactics Instructor, Professional Standards and Intelligence Units.

He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California prior to joining the BHPD.

Capt. Hoshino leaves behind leadership and recognition on and off duty throughout the community. In 2018, he received the Rotary Vocational Award which highlights outstanding professional achievements, while holding high ethical standards.

In 1995, he was awarded Rotary Club Officer of the Year. In 1999, he was also honored with the Allen H. Karlin Memorial Award.