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March 29, 2017: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Celebrates Two Families for their Courage and Heroism

Sarah Ardalani, Public Information Officer
(213) 257-2000

District Attorney Jackie Lacey will recognize two families who acted boldly and at considerable personal risk to help victims of crime in the communities of Lancaster and Duarte.

Among those honored will be a brother and sister whose quick thinking led to the capture of a man accused of killing a sheriff’s deputy; and three siblings who protected a woman as she was being viciously beaten by her husband.

WHAT:   Courageous Citizen Awards Ceremony

WHEN:   Wednesday, April 5, 2017

TIME:     11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (Awards will be presented during a Pasadena Rotary Club meeting at approximately 12:30 p.m.)

WHERE: The University Club

175 North Oakland Avenue

Pasadena, CA 91101


  • District Attorney Jackie Lacey