WHAT: An opportunity for the media to have a close up view of the armored vehicles used to end a pursuit on April 10th
WHEN: Monday, April 13, 2015 2 pm
WHERE: Metropolitan Division, first floor of the parking garage 251 East 6th Street Los Angeles, California 90014
WHO: Metropolitan Division Commanding Officer, Captain Edward Prokop Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) personnel
WHY: On Friday, April 9, 2015, Metropolitan officers were part of a coordinated effort to end a lengthy pursuit of an armed and dangerous suspect. Today the Metropolitan Commanding Officer will discuss the use of armored vehicles in pursuit situations. The vehicles which were used in the pursuit will also be available for the media to view.
CONTACT: For more information, please contact Detective Meghan Aguilar, Media Relations Section at (213) 486-5910.