PAULEY PERETTE ("NCIS"), TOMMY DAVIDSON ("In Living Color"), EAGLES' Don Felder, TOTO's David Paich; musicians Keaton Simons, Robin DiMaggio, the Lopez Tonight Band, comics Joey Medina and John DiRista top a long list of stars at Cops4Causes annual "Fallen Heroes" benefit Wednesday, Dec 14 at the Avalon on Vine Street (N. of Hollywood).
The evening's honorees include: Sheriff Lee Baca (LASD), Chief Charlie Beck (LAPD), Chief Jim McDonnell (Long Beach P.D.), Chief Mark Yokoyama (Alhambra P.D.) and Chief Edward Medrano with the organization Visionary Award.
Additional awards will be presented to past media and major sponsors including KCAL9/CBS2, The Association of Los Angeles Deputy Sheriff’s (ALADS) and the Los Angeles Police Protection League (LAPPL). The LASD Honor Guard will be on hand as well as static displays of Sheriff's racing team vehicles.
Funds raised support Cops 4 Causes’ outreach with specific support for returning military veterans. "The Fallen Heroes Fund” is earmarked for family members of disabled and deceased law enforcement individuals who served overseas.
The red carpet opens at 7 pm at the Avalon, 1735 Vine St. in Hollywood, with ample media confirmed. Evening of entertainment begins at 8 pm. Additional A-list stars attending will be announced. Sponsors include Avalon, Jacoby Limousine, Music Connection, ALADS and LAPPL
Tickets are $25 and $50 per person (general admission) and $100 (VIP) and can be purchased by calling 888-964-2677 and at www.cops4causes.org
COPS 4 CAUSES is comprised of all levels of law enforcement in raising funds and awareness to give back to the community and benefit children, adults and law enforcement personnel with life-altering afflictions. For the past four years, Cops 4 Causes has achieved its mission by bringing together peace officers, members of the law enforcement community, musicians, artists, celebrities, civic leaders, financial benefactors and members of the community to raise funds in order to make a difference in the lives of others.