Eastside Christmas event a big success

On Saturday, December 20, 2014, Officer Peter Dung, Eastside Division, organized the third annual Christmas Event for the Vietnamese children living in the Park Place neighborhood. Tim Dang, Public Affairs, and Sergeant DeMartin, Eastside Division, assisted Officer Dung coordinate the event.

Officer Dung thanked Mrs. Dang, Officer Wendy Recinos, Officer Susan Sanford, Officer Benjamin Silva, Officer Nicole Blankinship-Reeves, and Sgt. Thanh Phan, Central Jail, for helping distribute the large number toys.

Peter also thanked Doug Griffith and the HPOU which donated a number of soccer balls. This was another successful year in which approximately 100 Christmas gifts were given out.