Monthly Media Availability Meeting

March 8, 2005

Los Angeles Police Chief William J. Bratton
Wednesday, March 9, 2005, at 11:00 a.m.
Ahmanson Recruit Training Center, 3rd Floor Foyer, 5651 W. Manchester Boulevard, Los Angeles
Los Angeles: Members of the media are cordially invited to attend the Monthly Media Availability meeting, hosted by Chief of Police William J. Bratton. This media availability is consistent with Chief Bratton’s goal to foster openness and cooperation with the Department and the public/media.
Topics for the meeting will be:

Latest crimes and arrest statistics
Progress update on the LAPD’s use-of-force policy review, including the announcement of the outside use-of-force experts, who are meeting with LAPD leaders this week. The experts’ names will be announced and their biographies will be available.

A question-and-answer period will follow for media representatives.
This news advisory was prepared by the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section. For additional information, please call 213-485-3586.