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January 31, 2018: MEDIA ADVISORY: Courageous Westchester 2018

Ricardo Santiago, Public Information Officer
(213) 257-2000

Next week, District Attorney Jackie Lacey will honor five courageous citizens who helped stop three violent crimes in West Los Angeles, East Los Angeles and Whittier.

The honorees include a man who ran after an assailant who tried to mug a woman, a neighbor and two firefighters who witnessed a brutal domestic violence attack and decided to intervene and a man who helped rescue a dog who was thrown off a cliff.

WHAT:      Courageous Citizen Awards Ceremony

WHEN:      Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018

TIME:        12-1:30 p.m. (One-on-one interviews available 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.)

WHERE:    Crowne Plaza LAX Hotel
                 5985 West Century Blvd.
                 Los Angeles, CA 90045


• District Attorney Jackie Lacey, the honorees and the deputy district attorneys
Spanish interviews available
• Parking is free in the self-park structure with validation from Rotary.