KABC Starts Scholarship Fund In Memory Of SWAT Officer
March 6, 2008 at 3:37 PM (PT)
CITADEL Talk KABC-A/LOS ANGELES, afternoon host LARRY ELDER and the LOS ANGELES POLICE FOUNDATION have announced a scholarship fund in the memory of a LOS ANGELES police SWAT team officer who was killed in the line of duty.
The OFFICER RANDAL SIMMONS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND will award scholarships to graduating seniors of the LOS ANGELE POLICE ACADEMY MAGNET SCHOOL PROGRAM who are planning careers in law enforcement. SIMMONS was killed in an exchange of gunfire with a hostage-holder on FEBRUARY 7th.