Community, Police Awareness Honored at Silver Lake’s National Night Out

Mayor Eric Garcetti, along with Councilmember David Ryu, spotlighted the SLNC’s work with the community at the 6th annual National Night Out in Silver Lake. Left to right: Jeff Pifko, Silver Lake Neighborhood Watch; Mayor Garcetti; SLNC Board Members Anne-Marie Johnson, Betsy Isroelit and Janis Purins.

Seamus Garrity, Field Representative for Assemblymember Laura Friedman, District 43, joined members of the SLNC Governing Board at the community party is Silver Lake’s. Left to right: Hannah Anderson, SLNC Region One Representative; Anne-Marie Johnson, At-Large; Betsy Isroelit, Region 6; Glenn Harrell, At-Large, Seamus Garrity; Terry Jackson, Region 7; Douglas Reed, Region One; Janis Purins, Region 7. (Photo by Kyle Joachim, Silver Lake Community Church

On August 7, hundreds of Silver Lake residents joined police, fire and public safety personnel and elected officials at a community party held to celebrate community-police awareness. The Silver Lake Neighborhood Watch organized the annual event, which was held in the Citibank parking lot. Mayor Eric Garcetti, LAPD Chief Michel Moore, CD 13 Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell and CD4 Councilmember David Ryu addressed attendees, thanking police officers, safety personnel and the community for working together to increase public safety.