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News Release

Friday, March 8, 2019

Media Relations

Celebration to Commemorate the Los Angeles Police Department’s 150th Anniversary

WHAT:
News Conference


WHEN:
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
9:15 a.m. - Displays & demonstrations from some of the LAPD's specialized units
10:00 a.m. - News Conference
11:15 a.m. - Tour of the iconic LAPD Academy


WHERE:
Los Angeles Police Academy (Elysian Park Athletic Field)
1880 Academy Drive
Los Angeles, CA90012


WHO:
* Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
* Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore
* Los Angeles City Councilmembers
* Los Angeles Police Commissioners
* Retired LAPD Personnel


WHY:
To announce City-wide celebrations planned to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Los Angeles Police Department.


VISUALS:
* 150th Anniversary Commemorative Badge resembling the LAPD Badge worn in 1869
* Static displays & demonstrations from some of the Department's specialized units
* Ceremonial fly-over performed by LAPD's Air Support Division
* Anniversary cake from Sweet Lady Jane Bakery
* Tour of the iconic LAPD Academy


CONTACT:
For more information, please contact Police Officer Sara Faden, Office of the Chief of Staff at 213-841-2064, or 30761@lapd.online.


PARKING:
Media parking has been reserved on the northbound curb line of Academy Drive.


ADDITIONAL:

A Spanish Speaking Public Information Officer will be available.


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