Hate Crime Suspects Sought

June 4, 2008

News Conference regarding Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) search for hate crime suspects.

June 5, 2008
11 a.m.

Wilshire Community Police Station (front)
4861 West Venice Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90019

Los Angeles City Councilmember Jack Weiss, District 5
LAPD Deputy Chief Terry Hara, Operations – West-Bureau
LAPD Captain Eric Davis, Wilshire Commanding Officer
LAPD Detective Ron Cade, Wilshire Hate Crime Unit
Jewish Organizations and Community Members

Councilmember Weiss and the LAPD are seeking the public’s help in identifying two suspects whose images were caught on surveillance tape while spray painting anti- Semitic symbols on a wall of the Beth Israel Temple and a police vehicle.

Surveillance footage will be distributed and photos of the suspects will be on display.

If you have any questions, feel free to call Media Relations Section at 213-485-3586.