| Los Angeles Police Department Southwest Area Community Police Advisory Board Executive CommitteeSouthwest Division Police DepartmentJanuary 6, 2014 - 6:30PM
Call to Order: The meeting was called to order by Sergeant Jim Barlow at 6:30pm.
Welcome & Introduction of Members: Civilian Assistant Co-Chair Marcia Arnold was introduced
Captain’s Comments: The Captain was not present so there were no Captain comments.
Constitutional Policing: Sergeant Jim Barlow brought everyone present up to date with the following:
• Per Sergeant Barlow, More toys was gathered and loaded in patrol cars for distribution within the area. Turkeys were also given out with Sergeant Barlow at the helm. All these activities were a means to have LAPD and the community has a better relationship and understanding towards each other.
Teen C-PAB Comments: Omar Provincio – Southwest Teen CPAB Cadet gave the report in the absence of Teen CPAB Co-chair Luis Duarte. Teen C-PAB was interviewed by K-CAL 9 Sandra Mitchell. Present at the interview was Captain Paul Snell, Officer Paul Evleth, Johnnie Raines, Southwest C-PAB Co-chair and Omar and Jose Cruz of Teen C-PAB. Teen C-PAB was recognized as number one in the Southwest Division at the annual summit which was held in November 2013.
Southwest public safety youth conference will be held March 20, 2014 at the Expo Center. It will involve approximately 30 schools.
Sergeant Barlow will explore on how we can improve our relations between youth and police.
Basic Car Reports:
SLO Biondo reported about transient hanging out at Adams and Crenshaw Blvd., Marijuana Dispensary in the Chesapeak/Jefferson area
SLO Pierre Olega (Basic Car 55) Jefferson Park/King Park community reported that the Toy drive was held at Denker Park two weeks before Christmas. Approximately seven hundred (700) toys were distributed with an average cost of $10.00 to 12.00.
Issues and Concerns:
• Each committee chairperson gave a brief report of their respective committee
Approval of October 2013 Minutes: Minutes were approved by all members by raising their hands
Meeting was adjourned, moved by Mr. Algie Lee and approved by all present.
The meeting was adjourned at 8:55pm
Next Meeting: February 3, 2014
Venue: EXPOSITION PARK/BETHUNE LIBRARY,
3900 S. WESTERN AVE. (SOUTH-EAST CORNER OF 39TH ST/WESTERN)
LOS ANGELES, CA
Minutes prepared and submitted by Phyllis Palacio