On Monday, the City of West Hollywood will honor the Los Angeles LGBT Center and two public safety officers in the annual Public Safety Awards event.
Those honored are:
— West Hollywood Sheriff’s Community Impact Team, which will receive the Lt. James Farrell Deputy of the Year Award
– Captain Roy Ortiz, L.A. County Fire Department, who will receive the Firefighter of the Year award.’
— The LA LGBT Center’s Youth Center on Highland, which will receive the Outstanding Contribution to Public Safety award.
The awards are given to those who have made extraordinary efforts to volunteer for public safety programs or events, have made efforts at strengthening law enforcement and community partnerships, have dedicated many hours of service to the Sheriff’s Department or Fire Department, or have demonstrated leadership in any variety of ways that have contributed to a safer community.