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News Release

Thursday, May 17, 2001

Media Relations

Cops and Lobsters, Tip-A-Cop For Special Olympics

What:
Special Olympics Fundraiser

When:
May 17, 2001 at 12 noon-2pm and 5pm until closing

Where:
Red Lobster Restaurant, 22800 Vanowen Street, West Hills

Who:
Los Angeles Police Department and the Tri - Valley Special Olympics

Why:
Tri-Valley Special Olympics fundraiser

Los Angeles - On Thursday May 17, 2001, West Valley Police Officers will be serving lunch and dinner at the Red Lobster Restaurant located at 22800 Vanowen in West Hills. Off-duty officers will be working as waiters and waitresses, ready to take your order for lunch or dinner. The tips that are obtained from customers will be donated to Tri-Valley Special Olympics. This has become a great fundraiser for the Tri-Valley Special Olympics. Last year over $14,000 was raised from this event, and this year’s goal is $25,000.

This press release was prepared by Officer Hayley Purece, Media Relations Section, at 213-485-3586.