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August 12, 2009

Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Recruit Officer                                                                                       Graduation Ceremony ~ Class 3A-09
Friday, August 14, 2009 8 a.m.

Los Angeles Police Academy (Elysian Park)
1880 North Academy Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90012

LAPD Chief of Police William Bratton
Representatives from the LAPD Board of Commissioners
LAPD Command Staff and Special Guests

The Los Angeles Police Department will graduate 42 police officers, with 33 males and 9 females.  The ethnic breakdown of the class is as follows: 9 Caucasians, 25 Hispanics, 4 African Americans, 2 Korean and 2 Filipino.  Graduating officers have completed 920 hours of training over the course of 24 weeks.  Among the graduates are a Los Angeles Port police officer and an airport police officer.  Additionally, 10 Reserve officers will graduate with the recruit class.

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