Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date July 11, 2003
Contact Officer Felix Medina
Phone (909) 826-5939
Fax (909) 826-2594


Press Conference: OTC Grant

Riverside, Ca-  The Riverside Police Department will be holding a press conference on Tuesday, July 15, 2003 at the downtown Police station located at 4102 Orange Street in Riverside. The press conference will start at 10:00 am.

The Riverside Police Department has been awarded a $200,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety titled “Riverside Impaired Drivers Enforcement” program (R.I.D.E.). Speaking at the press conference will be Deputy Chief of Police Andy Pytlak from the Riverside Police Department and Dennis Hall, Regional Coordinator for the California Office of Traffic Safety. Other representatives from the Riverside Police Department’s Traffic Division, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office, Mother’s Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.) and Anheuser-Busch will attend the press conference.

*Detective Michele Jackson from the Riverside Police Department will be the press point of contact on Tuesday, July 15, 2003. She will meet members of the media in front of the Police station near the Safe In His Arms Statue. Any questions on the day of the press conference, please call Detective Jackson at (909) 826-5902.