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October 4, 2017: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey Presents Courageous Citizen Awards

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

This week, District Attorney Jackie Lacey will recognize three people who played vital roles in the prosecution of violent crimes in the communities of Lakewood, Santa Monica and Vernon.

Among those honored will be a teenager whose quick thinking led authorities to his brother’s killer; a construction worker who tracked an animal abuser until he was arrested by police; and a man who chased after and held down a mugger.

WHAT:    Courageous Citizen Awards Ceremony

WHEN:    Friday, Oct. 6, 2017

TIME:     11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (Awards will be presented during an LA5 Rotary Club of Los Angeles meeting at approximately 12:30 p.m.)

WHERE: STAPLES Center - Lexus Club 

       1111 South Figueroa Street

Suite Level A

Los Angeles, CA 90015


      • Media credentials required
      • Parking for media will be available in the Lot 1 Garage
      • Spanish interviews also available