16th President - Joseph E. Ritchie

16th President - JOSEPH  E.  RITCHIE, 1952-1953

September 5, 1952 - Chief Murphy hosted another of his meetings at the Hill Top Cafe in Signal Hill.    

Joseph Ritchie served with the Santa Monica Police as a Sergeant until his disability retirement in 1961.  Joseph passed away on February 17, 1962.