LAPD Hosts 8th Annual LEAPS Conference

September 19, 2007

Law Enforcement and Private Security Seminar (LEAPS) on Public and 
Private Partnership in the Prevention of Terrorism.
WHEN: Thursday, September 20, 2007
7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Wilshire Grand Hotel                                                                                                                              930 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, Ca  90017
WHO: Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa                                                                                                           Assistant Chief, Jim McDonnell
Stephen Tidwell, Assistant Director-in Charge, FBI Los Angeles Office 
Council Member Jan Perry
Deputy Chief James Hill, Los Angeles Fire Department  
Local Corporate Security Partners
WHY: In our continuing effort to enhance public safety while working with the business communities of  Los Angeles, the Police Department will be holding its annual LEAPS Conference.
The theme of this year’s conference is “Public and Private Partnership in the Prevention of Terrorism.”   The  conference is designed for first responders including Law Enforcement and Private Security, Security Directors, Risk Managers, Emergency Operation Personnel, and Building Managers.  The goal is to bring these groups together in a continuing effort to exchange and share information.
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