Legacy Ladies” Luncheon Brings LAPD Women Together for a Unique Gathering and Afternoon of Storytelling NA19145jl

October 24, 2019

WHAT: Media Availability

WHEN: Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.

WHERE: Los Angeles Police Museum 6045 York Boulevard Los Angeles, Ca 90042

WHO: LAPD Commander Anne Clark, Detective Services Group LAPD Commander Ruby Flores, Training Group LAPD Captain Lillian Carranza, Commercial Crimes Division LAPD Lieutenant Kelly Muniz, Office of Operations LAPD Sergeant Jennifer Grasso, first female SWAT Officer Roberta Reddick, retired African-American Sergeant who joined the LAPD in 1947, and is now 97-years-old Peggy York, retired, first female Deputy Chief Angela Kreig, retired, first female Air Support Division Pilot Connie Dial, retired, first female Area Captain Gail Carter, retired, Bunco-Forgery detective, joined the LAPD as a “Policewoman” Helen Kidder, retired, member of the first female homicide team Active and retired members of the LAPD

WHY: The Legacy Luncheon provides an opportunity for current members of the Los Angeles Police Department to meet with legendary ladies who made history and paved the way for women on the Department today. Notable attendees include LAPD’s first female Area Captain, the first female Deputy Chief, the first female SWAT Officer, and LAPD’s first female helicopter pilot.

CONTACT: For more information, or to coordinate interviews during the event with some of the Legacy Ladies of the LAPD, please contact Police Officer Sara Faden, Office of the Chief of Staff, at 213-841-2064.