Alexa Daniels-Shpall

Alexa Daniels-Shpall joined PERF in November 2019 as a Senior Principal. Prior to moving to DC, Ms. Daniels-Shpall was a Police Special Investigator at the Los Angeles Police Department’s Office of the Inspector General. As a member of the Use of Force Section, she authored several public reports on the LAPD’s policing practices and use of force, and she responded to the scene of serious use of force incidents to monitor the progress of the on-scene investigation. Additionally, Ms. Daniels-Shpall drafted the Police Commission’s policy for releasing video from critical incidents to the public, and she was also responsible for monitoring and providing input on the development and implementation of LAPD training.

Prior to joining the Police Department, Ms. Daniels-Shpall worked as a Special Investigator at the Los Angeles Fire Department’s Office of the Independent Assessor where she wrote public reports on the LAFD’s employment-related litigation, risk management practices, and disciplinary system. Ms. Daniels-Shpall holds a Juris Doctorate and Master of Public Policy degree from the University of Southern California. She also received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.