Flossie Crump, left, and Felicia Allen, who in 1974 were the two first female patrol officers sworn in to the Sacramento Police Department, are photographed in Sacramento’s Curtis Park neighborhood on Jan. 30.
Flossie Crump, left, and Felicia Allen, who in 1974 were the two first female patrol officers sworn in to the Sacramento Police Department, are photographed in Sacramento’s Curtis Park neighborhood on Jan. 30. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Flossie Crump, left, and Felicia Allen, who in 1974 were the two first female patrol officers sworn in to the Sacramento Police Department, are photographed in Sacramento’s Curtis Park neighborhood on Jan. 30. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com

They were the first women to serve as Sacramento police officers. Not everyone was welcoming

February 05, 2018 11:10 AM