Hollenbeck Community Safety Partnership Summer Youth Employment Program NA16175ti

August 16, 2016

WHAT: Press Conference

WHEN: Thursday, August 18, 2016 12 p.m.

WHERE: Hollenbeck Community Police Station 2111 E. 1st Street Los Angeles, California 90033

WHO: LAPD Captain III Martin Baeza, Commanding Officer Hollenbeck Mr. Joel Lopez, Community Safety Partnership Program Manager, Housing Authority City of Los Angeles Ramona Gardens Community Safety Partnership Hollenbeck Officers Children from Ramona Gardens and Boyle Heights

WHY: Community Safety Partnership Ramona Gardens Officers from Hollenbeck Division in coordination with the Housing Authority City of Los Angeles Work Source Center Ramona Gardens, have developed a summer employment program where youth ages 14-21 will work with Hollenbeck Officers for personal enrichment and to “Earn & Learn” during the summer.

This will build positive relationships with the youth of Ramona Gardens, with the LAPD, and to encourage them to acquire some skills needed to succeed in the workplace.

CONTACT: For further information regarding this event, please contact Sergeant Ken Edwards, Hollenbeck Community Safety Partnership at (213) 841-0198.