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News Release

Thursday, June 21, 2007

Media Relations

LAPD Academy Graduation

What:
LAPD graduation of 70 new police officers

When:
Friday, June 22, 2007
9:00 a.m.

Where:
Los Angeles Police Academy
1880 North Academy Drive, Elysian Park
Los Angeles, California 90012

Who:
Police Chief William J. Bratton
Representatives from the Board of Commissioners and Mayor's office
Police Department Command Staff and their special guests

Why:
Graduating officers have completed 1,035 hours of training over the course of 32 weeks. There are 59 males and 11 females in the graduating classes. The ethnic breakdown of the classes are 26 Caucasians, 32 Hispanics, 5 African Americans, 2 Filipinos, 1 Korean, 1 Chinese, 2 Japanese, and 1 Asian.