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News Release

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Media Relations

The Los Angeles Police Department “Multicultural and Interfaith Community Iftar” NA19067ml

WHAT:
Multicultural and Interfaith Community Iftar (In Recognition of Ramadan)

WHEN:

Thursday May 9th, 2019
6 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

WHERE:
LAPD Headquarters (CompStat Room)
100 W. 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

WHO:

Consul General of Sri Lanka, Swarna Gunaratni
Dr. Ahmad Sobah, Chairman, Islamic Shura Council of SoCal
Rabbi Abraham Cooper, Assoc. Dean and Director of Global Social Action at
the Simon Wiesenthal Center
Pastor J. Edgar Boyed, First AME Church
LAPD Assistant Chief, Beatrice Girmala, Office of Special Operation
LAPD Commander, Gerald Woodyard, Community Engagement Group

WHY:
In observance of the month of Ramadan, the LAPD is hosting a community event that is all inclusive to all faiths and cultures. As an organization, the LAPD want to show solidarity with those in the Islamic faith, and we want to do it in collaboration with community members of all faiths. In attendance, there will be members of the Jewish, Buddhist, Christian, and Islamic faiths, coming together to break bread inside LAPD HQ.

Contact:
Sergeant Luqmān Y. Watkins, Community Engagement Group, at (818) 263-9271

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