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LAPD hosts 'Youth Leadership Day'

June 25, 2009 5:37:33 AM PDT
On Thursday, the Los Angeles Police Department hosted nearly 1,000 teens and law enforcement management officials for the second annual LAPD "Youth Leadership Day."Chief William Bratton welcomed teens from throughout Los Angeles. They were united with members of the leadership team of the LAPD.

The event teamed members of the Explorer Posts with department command officers, allowing the teens to act as commanding officers for a day.

Teens tracked a staff officer or commanding officer for the day, toured facilities and got the opportunity to meet officers from specialized units.

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