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News Release

Thursday, September 11, 2008

Media Relations

LAPD Academy Graduation

WHAT: 
LAPD Graduation of 54 Police Officers
  
WHEN: 
Friday, September 12, 2008 8:00 a.m.

WHERE: 
Los Angeles Police Academy
1880 North Academy Drive
Elysian Park, California, 90012
  
WHO: 
Acting Chief of Police, Chief Jim McDonnell
Representatives from the Board of Commissioners and Mayor’s Office
Police Department Command Staff and their special guests

WHY: 
Graduating officers have completed 912 hours of training over the course of 24 weeks.  There are 45 males and 9 females in the graduating class.
 
The ethnic breakdown of the class is 13 Caucasians, 28 Hispanics, 4 African Americans, 4 Chinese, 3 Filipinos, 1 Pacific Islander and 1 Middle Easterner.

In addition, 2 Los Angeles World Airport Officers will be graduating. 

For further information contact Media Relations Section at 213-485-3586.