Town Hall meeting rescheduled

LANCASTER – The joint Town Hall and Human Relations Commission Meeting, originally set to take place at 6:30 p.m., Nov. 21, has been rescheduled.

Chairman Darren Parker said, due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the meeting will now take place at 6:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 28, 2011, at 1030 W. Ave. L-8, Lancaster.

The meeting will feature guest speaker Diana Teran, from the County of Los Angeles Office of Independent Review, who will field questions from the community.

The meeting will also discuss the status of the Department of Justice’s ongoing investigation into alleged discriminatory policing by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Lancaster and Palmdale stations, as well as the separate ongoing investigation into alleged harassment and mistreatment of Section 8 recipients in the Antelope Valley.

Additionally, the meeting will address community reaction to the deputy-involved shooting, which took place Oct. 13 in Palmdale.