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November 21, 2017

WHAT: Los Angeles Police Department Recruit Officer Graduation Ceremony for Class 6-17

WHEN: November 22, 2017 9 a.m.

WHERE: Elysian Park Academy 1880 North Academy Drive Los Angeles 90012

WHO: LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Representatives from the LAPD Board of Commissioners Representatives from the Mayor’s Office LAPD Command Staff and Special Guests

DETAILS: The Los Angeles Police Academy will graduate 38 officers. Out of the 38 graduates, 36 will be sworn for the LAPD, one will be sworn for Los Angeles Port Police and one will be a University of Southern California public safety officer. Of the 36 LAPD officers, there are 32 males and six females with the following ethnic breakdown: 12 Caucasians, 19 Hispanics, four Asians and three African-American. Graduating officers have completed 912 hours of training over the course of 24 weeks.

CONTACT: For further information, contact the LAPD Media Relations Section at (213) 486-5910.