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October 31, 2018: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey To Honor Three for Courageous Acts

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

On Thursday, Nov. 8, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey will honor three people who came to the aid of victims of crime in Lancaster, Panorama City and Valley Village.

The honorees include a man who helped the victim of a fatal gang-related attack in the Antelope Valley desert, another who came to the rescue of a 5-year-old girl being molested by a stranger in a San Fernando Valley mall parking lot and a man who stopped an assault on a security guard inside a Valley Village supermarket.

WHAT: Courageous Citizen Awards Ceremony

WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018

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

WHERE: Odyssey Restaurant

Apollo Room

15600 Odyssey Drive

Granada Hills, CA 91344

MEDIA AVAILABILITY:

  • District Attorney Jackie Lacey, the honorees and the deputy district attorneys
  • Spanish interviews available
  • Free valet parking is available on the premises.
  • Credentialed media only