SAN DIEGO — All residents within the San Diego city limits are invited to join the San Diego Police Department Chief, William Lansdowne and San Diego Police Historical Association Commissioner Ramin Pourteymour to honor local police heroes for their bravery and outstanding service within our community at the sixth annual Legends Behind the Badge gala and awards ceremony.
The gala, hosted by the San Diego Police Historical Association, will take place from 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 17 at the historic U.S. Grant Hotel. This year will also celebrate the 120th anniversary of the San Diego Police Department. Sponsors and attendees will have the honor of dining with local celebrities and dignitaries such as San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders, San Diego Sheriff Bill Gore, San Diego City Attorney Jan Goldsmith and many more, all while raising vital funds. The proceeds from the evening will benefit the San Diego Police Historical Association and the San Diego Police Museum, which preserves the history of San Diego’s police officers. For information on tables, sponsorships and how to participate in this event, contact McFarlane Promotions at (619) 233-5008.