Held at Ember Cafe and Restaurant on Anaheim Boulevard, the event featured a fund-raising contest where officers asked donors to help them “post bail.”
Who posted top bail?
Family crimes Det. Laura Lomeli, who raised $1,400. Community donor Pat Pina, President of Anaheim Beautiful, raised $1,000.
Cops for Kids aims to create positive relationships between children, police and the community. It accomplishes the goal through a variety of cultural, educational and recreational activities, such as a recent program introducing kids to the horses that comprise APD’s Mounted Unit.
Want to get involved?
Cops for Kids operates on a small budget of community and corporate donations. To give, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (714) 533-8255.