LAPD Academy Graduation

January 29, 2009

Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Graduation Ceremony Representing the first class of LAPD’s 140th Anniversary Year.

Friday, Jan. 30, 2009
9 a.m.

Los Angeles Police Academy Athletic Field
1880 North Academy Drive
Elysian Park, Calif. 90012

Chief of Police William J. Bratton
Representatives from the LAPD Board of Commissioners and Mayor’s Office
LAPD Command Staff and their Special Guests

Graduating officers have completed 912 hours of training over the course of 24 weeks.  Total graduates in the class number 53, with 44 males and 9 females.  The ethnic breakdown of the class is as follows: 10 Caucasians, 31 Hispanics, 4 African Americans, 1 Chinese, 3 Koreans, 2 Japanese, 1 Filipino and 1 Armenian.  Two of the graduates are Los Angeles World Airport police officers.

For further information contact LAPD Media Relations Section at 213-485-3586.