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News Release

Sunday, May 2, 2021

Media Relations

Commemoration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month NA21026ti

What:
Press Conference

Who:
Councilmember John Lee, 12th District
Chief Michel Moore, Los Angeles Police Department
Deputy Chief Blake Chow, Commanding Officer LAPD Transit Services Bureau
Paula Madison, former LAPD Commission member
Senior Lead Officer Harry Chou, LAPD Olympic Division
Police Officer Tony Im, LAPD Media Relations Division
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When:
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
4:00 p.m.

Where:
Police Headquarters Building - Courtyard
100 West 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Why:
May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM). The LAPD will be acknowledging the tremendous contributions and influence made by members of the AAPI community to history, culture, and achievements to the United States and more specifically the Los Angeles Community. The Chief of Police, Michel Moore, is cordially extending an invitation for you to join at this Press Conference to commemorate APAHM. It is anticipated that the Chief will discuss the new AAPI Resource Cards, education efforts to increase awareness and media outreach.

*LAPD public information officers will be present to ensure COVID-19 protocols are followed. All attendees must wear a mask and social distance.

Contact:
For more information or questions regarding this event contact Los Angeles Police Department Media Relations (213) 486-5910.

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