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News Release

Friday, April 27, 2018

Media Relations

LAPD Just Say No Rally NA18079dm

What:
A "Just Say No" rally against drugs, gangs, crime and bullying. 800 students, teachers and staff at Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School will attend. Prizes, contests, music, and more. LAPD officers DJ and rap!

When:
Friday, April 27, 2018
12:30pm to 2:30pm

Where:
Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School
8919 South Main Street
Los Angeles, CA 90003

Who:
Los Angeles Police Baseball Foundation
Los Angeles Police Department Officers
800 students, teachers, and staff

Why:
Los Angeles Police Baseball Foundation in conjunction w/ Los Angeles Police Department present:

DRUGS-GANGS-CRIME-BULLYING "Just Say No" Campaign

"The most impacting, affective, preventive, interactive, educational, entertaining, exciting, life changing youth programs out there today!"

Officer Darren Castro introduced the program to their school, and with the encouragement of their teaching staff, the 800 students wrote pledges about the importance of saying no to drugs, gangs, crime, and bullying. The rally is presented to Lloyd Knox Elementary as an acknowledgement of their efforts in adopting the "Just Say No" Pledge Campaign at their school. The rally is a positive way to help interact the students and teachers with Police Officers and community mentors, who entire mission is to positively impact the lives of our youth one child at a time. Recent highlighted incidents of children being hurt by bullying and drugs in school has made this program much more important in the Los Angeles area schools.

Contact:
For information, contact LAPD Baseball Team Manager, Officer Scott, at (818) 456-6416 or email scott1soldier@aol.com.


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