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News Release

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Media Relations

Officer Involved Shooting Discussion

WHAT:
News Conference

WHEN:
Tuesday, September 7, 2010
6 p.m.
       
WHERE:
LAPD Police Administration Building
(Compstat Room)
100 West First Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

WHO:
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Councilmember Ed Reyes, District 1
LAPD Commissioner President, John W. Mack
LAPD Commissioner, Robert M. Saltzman
Inspector General, Nicole Bershon
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck
LAPD Deputy Chief Jose Perez, Commanding Officer Central Bureau
LAPD Captain II Rigoberto Romero, Commanding Officer Gangs and Narcotics Division
General Consular of Guatemala
General Consular of Nicaragua
General Consular of Mexico
   
WHY:
The purpose of the news conference is to discuss the officer involved shooting that occurred Sunday, September 5, 2010.  There will be an announcement of a community meeting to address any concerns.  At the news conference there will be a photograph of the knife used by the suspect on display.

Parking is available on the East curb of Main Street and media can patch into the molt box.
         
CONTACT:
For further information contact, LAPD Media Relations Section at 213-486-5910.