Friday, March 1, 2002
Neighborhood Gathering and Rally
Stop the Violence Block Party
Saturday, March 2, 2002
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Parthenia Place and Columbus Avenue
Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's Devonshire Community Police Station will host a "Stop the Violence" block party at Parthenia Place and Columbus Avenue.
Los Angeles Police Chief Bernard C. Parks and Captain Joseph Curreri, Commanding Officer of Devonshire Community Police Station, will be attending the event along with detectives and patrol officers to urge community members' involvement in fighting crime.
Games for children and other forms of entertainment will be available. Free food and drinks will also be available and all community members are invited to participate.
For more information, please contact Devonshire Area Community Police Station at 818-756-8285.
This media advisory was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.