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Thursday, October 28, 1999

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Chief of Police Invites Inspector General to Review Margaret Mitchell

LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE
Thursday, October 28, 1999

"Chief of Police Invites Inspector General to Review Margaret Mitchell Shooting"

Los Angeles Police Chief Bernard C. Parks today called upon the Inspector General to review the officer involved shooting of Margaret Mitchell. Chief Parks stated:

"This shooting was a tragic incident for all those involved and I share the community's desire to fully examine all of the facts.

I am inviting the Inspector General to immediately review all aspects of the Margaret Mitchell shooting. Furthermore, I am committed to providing the Inspector General with complete access to all of the related investigative material. The Department remains committed to maintaining the trust, respect and confidence of the community."



For Release 12:10 pm PST
October 28, 1999