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News Release

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Media Relations

Safe LA Task Force Significant Crime Arrests at Protests and Demonstrations in May/June NA20043dm

WHAT:
News Conference

WHEN:
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
1:00 p.m.

WHERE:
Los Angeles Police Headquarters Facility
100 West First Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(Deaton Civic Auditorium)

WHO:
LAPD Chief Michel Moore
Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva
Assistant Director in Charge, FBI's Los Angeles Field Office Jack Bennett
Santa Monica Police Department Chief Cynthia Renaud
LAPD Deputy Chief Kris Pitcher, Detective Bureau
Long Beach Police Department Deputy Chief Erik Herzog
ATF Assistant Special Agent in Charge Stephen Galloway
United States Attorney Nick Hanna

WHY:
The SAFE LA Task Force is discussing arrests for significant crimes committed during the protests and demonstrations in Los Angeles which started on May 29, 2020.

The task force consists of the following agencies:
Los Angeles Police Department
Los Angeles Fire Department
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
United States Attorney's Office
Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office
Los Angeles City Attorney's Office
Beverly Hills Police Department
Long Beach Police Department
Santa Monica Police Department
Torrance Police Department
California Highway Patrol
Los Angeles Interagency Metropolitan Police Apprehension Crime Task Force (L.A. IMPACT)
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF)
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
Federal Protective Service
U.S. Marshalls Service

CONTACT:

LAPD Media Relations Section at 213-486-5910.



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