Back to School Shop with a Cop NA17142ti

August 11, 2017

WHAT: Back To School Shop With A Cop Event

WHEN: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

WHERE: Northeast Police Station 3353 N. San Fernando Road Los Angeles, Ca. 90065

WHO: Captain Arturo Sandoval, Commanding Officer Northeast Area Captain Phillip Smith, Commanding Officer Northeast Patrol Sergeant Ruben Arrellano, Community Relations Supervisor Northeast Division Cadets

WHY: The LAPD will have uniformed officers accompany 25 kids on a short walk from the Northeast Station directly across the street to Staples and shop with these 25 kids as they each purchase more than $100 worth of back to school supplies made possible through a generous donation from the Los Angeles Police Foundation.

The Department received a total donation of $62,500 from the Matthew 25:35 Foundation to enable the Back To School Shop With A Cop to take place at 25 different locations around the City. Officers in uniform will assist the students as they shop for back to school items.

Any questions regarding this event can be referred to Sergeant Arrellano, at (323) 561-3218.