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News Release

Thursday, April 13, 2006

Media Relations

Detectives Bust Shoplifting Ring

What:
News conference to announce the bust of a shoplifting ring

When:
April 13, 2006
10:00AM to 12:00PM (photo op of evidence seized)
12:00PM (news conference starts)

Where:
Wilshire Community Police Station
4861 West Venice Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90019

Who:
Deputy Chief Richard Roupoli, Operation West-Bureau
Lieutenant Ted Matthews, Wilshire Detectives
Savon Store Representatives

Why:
A recent shoplifiting arrest lead to a large organized shoplifting ring that also involved narcotics.