E-Bike Press Conference NA18118ml

June 18, 2018

WHAT: Press Conference

WHEN: Monday, June 18, 2018 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: Los Angeles Police Department Police Headquarters Facility (Front Courtyard) 100 West 1st Street Los Angeles, California 90012

WHO: Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck Police Administrator II Vartan Yegiyan, Administrative Services Bureau, LAPD

WHY: In 2017, the Department identified emerging E-Bike technology that could radically change how we police in an urban type environment.

In 2018, the Department will expand the pilot patrol E-bike program to 4 Divisions (Central, Hollywood, Pacific, and North Hollywood Division), with the purchase of 20 additional patrol E-bikes.

The 20 purchased E-bikes will give LAPD the biggest fleet of police E-bikes in the country.

Display: E-Bikes will be on display

CONTACT: If you have any questions feel free to call Media Relations at 213-486-5910.