LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles Police Department has begun a fundraising effort to aid the family of an officer who died while on duty.
Officer George Nagata, a 33-year veteran of the department, died reportedly from heart trouble on May 3.
In a statement, the LAPD wrote: Interested parties may contribute funds via the following options —
• The Public may contact the LA Police Federal Credit Union to make a donation or can mail in donations. Checks must be made payable to “Blue Ribbon Trust for George Nagata” and sent to:
Los Angeles Police Federal Credit Union
Attn: Blue Ribbon Trust for George Nagata
P.O. Box 10188
Van Nuys, CA 91410
• LAPFCU members may also donate by transferring funds into account 2030077 24.88 online or via CODE 3, the credit union’s phone banking system.
• You may also visit http://www.lapfcu.org and obtain additional information online in our Community Corner.