WASHINGTON – Attorney General Eric Holder will visit Los Angeles this week to discuss federal, state and local cooperation on a variety of issues, including crime and drug trafficking along the Southwest border, violence against women and gang prevention programs. The Attorney General will meet with California leaders, announce Recovery Act grant awards, and discuss criminal justice initiatives in the state.
Wednesday, July 15, 2009
2:00 P.M. PT/ 5:00 P.M. ET Attorney General Holder will hold a press conference at the DEA’s Los Angeles field office to announce Recovery Act funds for the administration’s Southwest border strategy. The Attorney General will be joined by Timothy J. Landrum, DEA Special Agent in Charge of the Los Angeles Field Office; Ralph W. Partridge, DEA Special Agent in Charge of the San Diego Field Office; and local law enforcement officials.
Edward R. Roybal Federal Building
255 East Temple Street
Conference Room 285, Second Floor
Los Angeles, Calif.