LAPD Academy Graduation

May 23, 2008

LAPD Graduation of 47 New Officers

Friday, May 23, 2008
9:00 a.m.

Los Angeles Police Academy
1880 North Academy Drive
Elysian Park, California, 90012

Assistant Chief Earl Paysinger, Acting Chief of Police
Representatives from the Board of Commissioners and Mayor’s Office
Police Department Command Staff and their special guests

Graduating officers have completed 1,064 hours of training over the course of 28 weeks. There are 43 males and 4 females in the graduating class. The ethnic breakdown of the class is 11 Caucasians, 30 Hispanics,3 African Americans, 1 Vietnamese, 1 Filipino, and 1 Middle Eastern.

In addition, 3 Department of Airports officers and 2 General Services police will be graduating.

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