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News Release

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Media Relations

LAPD & LAFD Join to Help Toddler Burn Victims NA12149bb

What:
News Conference

When:
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
5:00 p.m.

Where:
Rampart Area Community Police Station
1401 W 6th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Who:
LAPD Lieutenant Ruby Malachi, Rampart Area Watch Commander
Battalion Chief Armando Hogan, Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Community Liaison Office
Officer Monica Gibbens, LAPD, Rampart Patrol
Officer Alfredo Morales, LAPD, Rampart Patrol
Firefighter Dan Apodaca, LAFD
Victim’s mother, Elizabeth Galvez
Victim’s Grandmother, Rosa Galvez

Why:
LAPD and LAFD are working together to help two burn victims who suffered severe burns while playing in the kitchen as their mother was cooking. Both agencies would like to raise awareness and public safety about burn prevention.

Contact:
For More information, please contact Rampart Area Watch Commander at 213-484-3400.