NEWS of the Day - May 6, 2012
on some LACP issues of interest

NEWS of the Day - May 6, 2012
on some issues of interest to the community policing and neighborhood activist across the country

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following group of articles from local newspapers and other sources constitutes but a small percentage of the information available to the community policing and neighborhood activist public. It is by no means meant to cover every possible issue of interest, nor is it meant to convey any particular point of view ...

We present this simply as a convenience to our readership ...


From LA Fire Department

Fire Department Annual Open House - You're Invited!

"Serving our Communities: Prepare, Respond, Recover"

Dear Friend of the LAFD,

On Saturday, May 12, 2012 ** from 10:00AM to 4:00PM all Neighborhood Fire Stations in the City of Los Angeles will be expecting your visit.

To increase awareness of Fire Department services and extend our appreciation to the community, the Los Angeles Fire Department formally designates the second Saturday of May as Fire Service Recognition Day . This year, we highlight: "Serving our Communities: Prepare, Respond, Recover". During this year's open house, Neighborhood Firefighters are seeking to strengthen community-wide emergency preparedness and disaster resiliency.

Along with personal tours of a Fire Station near you, the LAFD is hosting simultaneous demonstrations and enhanced displays at...

Fire Station 27 & LAFD Museum
(8AM - 1PM Pancake Breakfast / 10AM Opening Ceremony)
1327 North Cole Ave

Fire Station 34
3661 7th Ave
Jefferson Park

Fire Station 49
(Fireboat & SCUBA Demonstrations)
400 Yacht St

Fire Station 56
2759 Rowena Ave
Silver Lake

Fire Station 65
(Car Show and Entertainment)
1801 East Century Blvd
Fire Station 69
15045 Sunset Blvd
Pacific Palisades

Fire Station 86
4305 Vineland Ave
Studio City

Fire Station 88
5101 North Sepulveda Blvd
Sherman Oaks

San Fernando Recreation Park
(Food and Entertainment)
208 Park Avenue
City of San Fernando

** Those unable to attend on Saturday due to religious observance, are warmly welcomed to join us on Sunday, May 13, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at three special locations:

Fire Station 58
1556 South Robertson Blvd

Fire Station 61
5821 West 3rd St
Fairfax District
Fire Station 102
13200 Burbank Blvd
Valley Glen

We look forward to meeting you at any City of Los Angeles Fire Station during our Annual Open House Celebration. Please don't forget your camera!

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Respectfully Yours in Safety and Service,

Brian Humphrey
Firefighter/Specialist - Public Service Officer

Emergency Public Information (EPI) Center Los Angeles Fire Department
"Serving with Courage, Integrity and Pride"

Brian Humphrey Status & Location: http://bit.ly/BrianLAFD